NASHVILLE, Tenn., Aug. 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- THIEL Audio today named Mark Mason Director of Music Industry Relations at AURORA, the company's 4K live streaming studio, effective immediately.
Mason, an entertainment industry veteran, has more than two decades of artist and events development expertise. In his new post at AURORA, Mason will be responsible for introducing the streaming studio's capabilities and unmatched technical platform to Nashville's creative community, including artists, songwriters, record labels, publishers, booking agents, managers and music rights holders.
"I'm proud to be part of the launch crew for such a world-class, new resource for Nashville's artists," says Mason. "AURORA is the first 4K video, live streaming studio in the country and Nashville's current growth and historic creative strength make it the perfect home for such a technically advanced venue."
Prior to joining AURORA, Mason served as Executive Director of Writer/Publisher Relations at Broadcast Music Inc., (BMI) in Nashville. He pioneered BMI's industry-leading strategy, combining partnerships with the world's premier music festivals, creating brand new events and connecting artists and brands with target audiences, while supporting a full range of talent from mega-stars to exciting new voices. Mason is responsible for embedding BMI in the bourgeoning festival market by carving out original spaces at SXSW, Lollapalooza and the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival. He was a central figure in transforming the Key West Songwriters Festival into the largest event of its kind in the world.
"Mark excels at building one-of-a-kind opportunities and experiences," says THIEL Chief Brand Officer and AURORA Executive Producer Rebecca Abrahams. "His proven history of forging strong partnerships to create powerful programming and events is a great asset to AURORA, THIEL Audio and the entire entertainment industry."
For more information on AURORA, visit www.auroranashville.com
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