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Monday, May 14 • 5:30pm - 6:00pm
Banking The Nashville Way

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To be successful in the music business, it is vital to have a strong team around you. One member of that team should be a trusted entertainment banker. Learn about the importance of having a relationship with a banker, the ins and outs of financing your career, and how to choose the right banker to take your career to the next level. Nashville is home to the most well known and well respected entertainment bankers in the world. Hear from them what it means to have the right team in your corner.

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Derek Crownover

Practice Leader, Dickinson Wright, PLLC - Music Row
Derek Crownover is the leader of the International Entertainment, Sports and Media Law Practice Group of Dickinson Wright, counseling various artists, entertainers, entrepreneurs and C-Level executives. His songwriter, publisher, artist and producer clients have sold more than one... Read More →

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Eli Ball

CEO & Founder, Lyric Financial
Although he got his start on the creative side of the music business, for the past decade in his role as Founder and CEO of Lyric Financial, Eli Ball has been serving the global music community by creating a variety of financial products tailored just for them.  His most recent venture... Read More →
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Andy Moats

EVP & Director of Music & Entertainment, Pinnacle Financial Partners
Andy Moats is the EVP, Director of Music & Entertainment Pinnacle Financial Partners, one of the Top 50 largest Bands in the United States.  Previously, he was the Co-Founder, Chief Credit Officer, and Bank Group Director of Avenue Bank, which went public on the Nasdaq Exchange and... Read More →
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Ashleigh Overly

Managing Director, Sports and Entertainment, SunTrust Bank
Ashleigh Overly is Managing Director for SunTrust Sports & Entertainment Group. Overly previously worked alongside a team providing a full suite of investment banking services to music publishers, record labels, talent agencies, and live entertainment companies. She developed a unique... Read More →
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Brad Peterson

VP of Music & Entertainment, Regions Bank

Monday May 14, 2018 5:30pm - 6:00pm CDT
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