Ben Elected President of NY Chapter of The Recording Academy

Ben has been voted in as President of the NY Chapter of The Recording Academy, with a two-year term to begin June 2016. The Academy is most widely known as the organization behind the Grammy Awards, which together with MusiCares and The Grammy Foundation comprise the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (NARAS). Ben began his tenure as a Governor of the NY Chapter in 2011, assumed the chairmanship of the Advocacy Committee in 2013 and was voted Vice President in 2014 and again in 2015. Says Ben,

“I am honored and excited by the opportunity to serve as President of the New York Chapter of this great organization. The Recording Academy is the largest and most-inclusive trade organization in the US dedicated to supporting the health of the recording industry and the rights of music creators. I’m particularly proud to work with our amazing board and Executive staff which is comprised of some of the best people I know.”