Director, Distribution & Publisher Relations
Barbie Quinn is Director, Distribution & Publisher Relations at BMI in Los Angeles. She works closely with the departments of Operations and Information Technology as part of an integral team responsible for the ongoing development of royalty payment policies and procedures with regard to the use of music in audio-visual productions performed on television, the internet and other new media outlets. Additionally, she maintains and develops relationships within the music publishing, composer, and production communities, answering inquiries and educating affiliates on BMI policies and procedures. She began her career working in the music publishing sector beginning with EMI Music Publishing and then with Warner Chappell Music. Having worked in London for EMI Music and traveling extensively throughout her music publishing career, she has gained a world view and respect of songwriters, composers, publishers and the music industry in general.
For the past five years, Barbie has served on the Board of Directors for the Association of Independent Music Publishers, both being an Officer and Committee Chairs.