Rozalen, Dominique Kulling and Laura Davidson among the 20 new speakers added to the BIME PRO programme
BIME PRO keeps confirming names for its next edition. This time, a total of 20 names get tacked onto the general program. Among the notable figures heading up this cast are one of Spain’s foremost singer-songwriters, Rozalén; Dominique Kulling, Executive Vice-president of Continental Europe Repertoire & Marketing at BMG; John Broomhall, composer and cofounder of video game company Game Music Connect; Ady Harley, Facebook and Instagram’s Head of Label Partnerships, LATAM; and Laura Davidson, head of AEG’s European festivals booking team and artist booker for events such as All Points East and Rock In Seine.
Joining them are Fruzsina Szép, festival director for Lollapalooza Berlin and board member of the Yourope Festival Association; Alastair Lindsay, Head of Audio at CORD Worldwide; Director of the Canadian sync and licensing company Rocking Horse Road Productions Janesta Boudreau; journalist and Billboard correspondent specializing in Latin music Judy Cantor-Navas; Karen Saurí, music producer with the CANADA company; Alfonso Lanza, Co-director of Primavera Sound; and Teresa Moore, Director of A Greener Festival.
Further signings are YouTube’s Strategic Partner Manager, Artists & Labels, Cristina Roda; one of Primavera Sound’s lead bookers, Ivone Lesan; Xavi Ruiz, Head of Music at Apple/iTunes Spain, Portugal, and Eastern Europe; Carla Varona, Sin Anestesia label boss and President of the UFI (Independent Phonographic Union); and UFI Executive Manager Sonia Durán.
Closing out this new installment we have singer Nerea Lorón aka La Furia; San Sebastian’s Dabadaba club programmer Alejandro López; and Eva Rivera, Director of music documentary cycle Dock of the Bay.