The third annual event by the Association of Independent Music Publishers brings together the indie publishing and songwriter communities for a day of educational panels and networking
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Paula Savastano

Angry Mob Music
Sr. Director, Copyright & Royalties
Burbank, California

Paula Savastano is the Sr. Director of Copyright & Royalties at Angry Mob Music, where she oversees all of the Copyright and Royalty duties for the independent music publisher.  

An industry professional for more than 25 years, Savastano has worked in administrative management, intellectual property, and royalty departments for several notable companies including Broadcast Music, Inc. (BMI), Spirit Music Group, RykoMusic, Cherry Lane Music, Musical Heritage Society, and Turn Up The Music. She eventually started her own company, SSA Music, which provided licensing, copyright, financial, auditing, and royalty consulting services to a diverse clientele ranging from independent musicians to major music publishers and record companies before it was disbanded in 2018. 

Savastano has been an active speaker at educational conferences and universities around the country for more than 15 years. She was an Adjunct Professor in the Music Industry Departments at both Drexel University and William Paterson University. She currently serves on the board of the California Copyright Conference (CCC), and is an active member in Association of Independent Music Publishers (AIMP), Woman In Music (WIM), and Sigma Alpha Iota (Professional Music Fraternity).