SoundExchange ups Colin Rushing to chief legal officer

SoundExchange announced that Colin Rushing has been promoted to its chief legal officer. In his new position, Rushing will head business development strategy for SoundExchange as well as its legal, regulatory, and enforcement initiatives. Rushing has been with the organization for more than a decade, and has served as its senior Vice President and general counsel since 2014.

“SoundExchange is committed to maximizing the value of music, and to empowering music creators to thrive in a constantly shifting environment,” he said. “I’m proud to be a part of this team and excited to advance SoundExchange’s mission.”

“Colin is one of the music industry’s leading minds whose knowledge and dedication to fair payment has improved the livelihood of all music creators,” SoundExchange President & CEO Michael Huppe said. “I look forward to Colin serving in this new role and creating new opportunities for our organization and the overall music community.”

Anna Washenko