Music industry specialty finance firm Sound Royalties, LLC has announced that public relations and entertainment publicist Gina Franano joined the company earlier this year as the Executive Assistant to Sound Royalties’ CEO and Founder Alex Heiche.
Franano has more than two decades of experience providing personal and executive assistance, public relations support and event management services to a wide array of professionals in the entertainment and sports industries. Public relations efforts led by Franano have produced events and managed special projects for a variety of music artists and organizations including Bon Jovi members Tico Torres, Richie Sambora and David Bryan, Steven Van Zandt, Sony Music, Polygram, Espy Awards, MTV and many more. Additionally, Franano has used her expertise to assist Hall of Fame professionals in the areas of professional golf, NFL, NHL and US Olympics.
“I am thrilled to join an innovative, industry-changing company like Sound Royalties,” said Franano. “Having worked with creatives and artists in the music industry throughout my entire career, the opportunity to work with a company advocating for the rights of musicians was a perfect match. Reporting directly to our CEO Alex Heiche was the icing on the cake!”
Alex Heiche, Founder and CEO of Sound Royalties added: “Gina is an excellent addition to the expanding Sound Royalties team. Her deep experience in the music industry and expertise in public relations and event management make her an invaluable asset to the entire company. I look forward to working with her, as we continue to grow Sound Royalties together.”