(L-R) White Bear PR's Thomas Mikusz, Curtis Moore, Allyson Newman, Taura Stinson, BMI's Tracy McKnight, Heather McIntosh, BMI's Alison Smith, and Thomas Mizer at BMI's Emmy Brunch in Los Angeles on Friday, January 5, 2024. Photo by Farah Sosa for BMI.
BMI proudly celebrated the outstanding achievements of its Emmy-nominated affiliates at an exclusive brunch hosted at its Los Angeles office on Friday, January 5, 2024. The event brought together Emmy contenders and industry professionals, fostering a lively atmosphere filled with recognition and camaraderie. During the intimate gathering, guests cheered each other on during a video montage which showcased highlights of the Creative Arts Emmy contenders’ scores. Some of the BMI affiliates in attendance included Ben Bromfield, Sherri Chung, Heather McIntosh, Blake Neely, Allyson Newman, Tony Morales, Gustavo Santaolalla, Taura Stinson and "Weird Al" Yankovic, among many others. The celebration underscores BMI’s commitment to supporting and recognizing excellence within the composer and songwriter communities.
Celebrating over 80 years of service to songwriters, composers, music publishers and businesses, Broadcast Music, Inc.® (BMI®) is a global leader in music rights management, serving as an advocate for the value of music. BMI represents the public performance rights in over 22.4 million musical works created and owned by more than 1.4 million songwriters, composers, and music publishers. The Company negotiates music license agreements and distributes the fees it generates as royalties to its affiliated writers and publishers when their songs are performed in public. In 1939, BMI created a groundbreaking open-door policy becoming the only performing rights organization to welcome and represent the creators of blues, jazz, country, and American roots music. Today, the musical compositions in BMI’s repertoire, from chart toppers to perennial favorites, span all genres of music and are consistently among the most-performed hits of the year. For additional information and the latest BMI news, visit bmi.com, follow us on X and Instagram @BMI or stay connected through Broadcast Music, Inc.‘s Facebook page. Sign up for BMI’s The Weekly™ and receive our e-newsletter every week to stay up to date on all things music.