Warner Wins Battle Of Bands
Representatives from labels and other music-affiliated companies participated in another successful “CRS Battle of the Bands” event last week. The line-up of performers included employees from Hard Rock Cafe, Renaissance Hotel, Sony Music Nashville, SunTrust Sports & Entertainment, and Warner Music Nashville. Based on an audience applause-meter, and monetary donations from the crowd, Warner Music Group took home the title of 2013 CRS Battle of the Bands winner. The proceeds from the industry event went to the CRS Scholarship Fund and The Country Radio Hall of Fame.
Pictured L to R: Warner Music Nashville representatives with their first-place prize are Chris Palmer (VP, Promotion), Terry Watson (Sr. Manager, Studio Services), Stephanie Haymes (Assistant, A&R), Scott Allender (VP, Global Human Resources), John Esposito (President & CEO, WMN), Cris Lacy (VP, A&R), Scott Hendricks (SVP, A&R), Kristen Williams (Dir., National Promotion), Geoff Turner (Music Ministry Representative), Rick Young (Regional Promotion Mgr.), Tony Bakker (Owner, Six String Country).