October 9, 2013

NARM Renames Itself the Music Business Association, Expands Mandate

Music Business Association

(From Billboard Magazine, October 7, 2013) The National Association of Recording Merchandisers (NARM), an organization founded in 1958, has announced it will now be known as the Music Business Association. NARM was the trade organization representing music retailers, distributors, and others involved in the sale of music and related merchandise. Not only has the organization […]

September 10, 2013

With NFL Kickoff, League Builds its Bookend


(from Sports Business Journal, September 2, 2013) With the NFL season officially underway, major sponsors are ecstatic as they regain their primary marketing tool.  The kickoff of the NFL season seems to excite all kinds of different companies and fan bases, but no one would have ever guessed that it would be making a “Super […]

September 13, 2012

Missouri State EM Students Back to the Task of Serving Industry Professionals

EM Students are Back

The Entertainment Management (EM) students of Missouri State University are back to the task of putting their writing skills to work for hundreds of aspiring and seasoned entertainment and sport professionals.  For ten years,  junior and seniors have “given back” to the industry by providing a news summary service for busy professionals. Pulling from a […]