Mitch Glazier Named RIAA President, Will Succeed Cary Sherman As Chairman/CEO
Mitch Glazier Named RIAA President, Will Succeed Cary Sherman as Chairman/CEO
April 3, 2017The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) today announced that Mitch Glazier has been promoted to President of the organization and will ascend to the role of Chairman/CEO in January 2019. Current Chairman/CEO Cary Sherman will retire from the organization at the end of 2018 after a 40+ year career in the music industry.
Glazier, currently Senior EVP of the RIAA, will become Chairman/CEO on January 1, 2019, after 18-plus years with the organization. During that time Glazier managed the organization�s public policy and industry relations teams, helping advance a variety of initiatives that helped the American music business transition …