“Reality TV Music—Real Money!”

    • May 21, 2019
    150 150 The California Copyright Conference

    Date(s) -


    6:15 pm - 9:00 pm

    Courtyard Marriott



    Our panel reveals insight into music placement in unscripted programming. They’ll cover…

    • Profitability
    • For music placement, what a music supervisor looks for in a show
    • How composers create the music
    • The best ways of networking for music opportunities for unscripted programming
    • Who are the decision makers?
    • Other topics include: How music is used in scenes • What musical direction is unscripted programming taking in the future • Musical styles of artists that work for reality television, and much more. 

    Tuesday, May 21, 2019

    6:15 PM Check-In ▪ 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM Cocktail Hour ▪ 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM Dinner & Panel Discussion


    Courtyard Marriott

    15433 Ventura Blvd. Sherman Oak, CA 91403 ($5 parking available at venue)



       Sherry Orson, Chief Creative Officer — Star Vibe Group


    Jen Schwartz, Director of Creative Music Integration — Viacom

    Josh Young, President/CEO — Atrium Music

    Andrew Locacciato, Director of Music — All3Media International

    Rick Livingstone, Music Supervisor, Editor



    Sherry Orson | Chief Creative Officer, Star Vibe Group 

    Sherry Orson is a successful, established Music Publisher and Licensor, having secured music on television shows on every major network, and with major label recording artists, advertising brands, in motion pictures and more.

    Ms. Orson began her career in the music industry as a Creative Manager during the Richard Branson years with Virgin Music Publishing in Los Angeles. From there, she moved to Universal Music Group as Director of Creative Services for almost a decade, expanding her extensive experience in the fields of music publishing and licensing. While at Universal, she placed songs with major record labels on Platinum artists such as Christina Aguilera, Toni Braxton, Selena, Babyface, Jessica Simpson, Bette Midler, Chaka Khan and many others. In 2007, she joined musician and actor, Steven Van Zandt representing his music publishing company and rock record label, where she was responsible for placement of his roster of artists with major advertising brands: KFC, McDonalds and Fox Sports. Ms. Orson currently represents emerging artists and music catalogs for licensing in all areas of media through her own licensing and music catalog representation company, Star Vibe Group. Through Star Vibe Group, she recently placed and licensed songs from the roster to Amazon, CBS, HBO, Showtime, MTV, NBC, Fox, E! and many more.


    Jen Schwartz | Director of Creative Music Integration at Viacom

    Jen has worked in the industry for over 15 years and is currently the Director of Creative Music Integration at Viacom. Her career began at MTV as a Music Supervisor for shows such as,“Made,”“My Super Sweet 16,” “Teen Cribs,” “Uncommon Sense”and “Kingin’ with Tyga,”to name a few. In her current role,she oversees music placements in all MTV and VH1 shows. This includes shows such as “TRL, “Floribama,” “Jersey Shore Family Vacation,” “Black Ink Crew,” “Love and Hip Hop,” “Siesta Key” and more.


    Josh Young | Editor,Founder and CEO of Atrium Music 

    Josh Young, founder and CEO of Atrium Music, is a multi-Emmy-nominated, Los Angeles-based, supervising television and film editor, whose vision for a better media brand of music library gave birth-to Atrium Music. Atrium Music is a publishing company and music library that licenses and places music in television, film, and commercial productions. When not producing, editing, or music supervising nationally syndicated television, he actively attends, and speaks at conferences and educational institutions. Additionally, he participants on panels of industry discussions throughout the United States, including Summer and Winter NAMM, Durango, Sync Summit, MuseExpo, Musicians Institute College, Citrus College, West Coast Songwriters, and more.


    Andrew Locacciato | Director of Music, All3Media International

    Andrew Locacciato is currently the Director of Music at All3Media America. After playing in various indie bands around Los Angeles, he transitioned to Music Supervision at Signature Tracks music library, before eventually moving on to All3Media America. In his current role for All3Media, he oversee’s music licensing and creative for All3Media America’s programs, including the Emmy-winning series “United Shades of America” and “Undercover Boss.”


    Rick Livingstone | Director of Music, Music Supervisor, Music Editor

    Eight-time Emmy-nominated, Music Supervisor, Director of Music, Music Editor. Rick has worked with Fox, ABC, CBS, NBC, E!, GSN, MTV, OWN, SPIKE, SYFY, TruTV, and Food Network, plusPeter Engel Productions and Mark Burnett Productions. 



    Questions? Email us at questions@theccc.org

    Advance RSVP (via PayPal by 2pm, Friday 5/17/19):

    CCC Members $50 per person | Non-members $65 per person

    Walk-Up Dinner (pay at the door, no prior RSVP):

    CCC  Members $55 per person | Non-members $70 per person

    Students: $50 per person — must show College ID at the door [contact us]

    – No refunds –


    Cash bar only (no credit cards accepted)



    Mixed greens salad

    Your Choice of Entrée:

    Chicken Madeira

    (Chicken breast topped with mozzarella, asparagus, and Madeira wine sauce)

    Vegetable Wellington

    (Sauteed carrots and squash with marinara and mozzarella baked inside a puff pastry)

    Salmon topped with pesto


    Chef’s choice


    Please make your dinner reservation by 2pm on Friday, May 17th, 2019.

    Walk-up guests are welcome, but may not be served their first choice of meal. We accept cash, check or credit card payment at the door. Reserve your meal with PayPal or credit card (PayPal account not required).


    Attention Attorneys: This activity has been approved for Minimum Continuing Legal Education Credit by the State Bar of California in the amount of one and a half (1.5) hours. The CCC certifies that this activity conforms to the standards for approved education activities prescribed by the rules and regulations of the State Bar of California governing minimum continuing legal education. Attorneys who wish to register for MCLE Credit must include their state bar number with their reservation. Please remember to sign the sign-in sheet and obtain a certificate when you arrive at the meeting.

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