BMI has promoted David Levin, VP of Digital Licensing, to Senior Vice President, Licensing. Levin, who will oversee teams in New York and Nashville, reports directly to Mike Steinberg, EVP, Creative and Licensing, and is based in New York. Prior to BMI, Levin spent 12 years at Sony Music Entertainment where he held various positions, including Senior Vice President, Digital Sales, and Vice President, New Media. Before joining Sony, he ran the marketing department for Getmusic.com, a joint venture between BMG and Universal.
“David has done a phenomenal job leading our digital licensing team, growing the business significantly and helping solidify BMI as a leader in digital rights management,” said Steinberg. “I know David will bring that same drive and creativity to all aspects of our licensing division, and I look forward to his leadership as we navigate the opportunities and challenges ahead.”