Sony/ATV Music Publishing has made a series of promotions and appointments within its Business & Legal Affairs Department in New York.
Nicole Giacco, Ryan Raichilson and Melissa Yermes have been promoted to SVP, Business & Legal Affairs, Director, Business & Legal Affairs and Associate Director respectively
Giacco joined Sony/ATV in 2008 as a Senior Director and during her time at the company has worked on a broad scope of business matters, including becoming the point person for all of the company’s US Latin deal making.
Prior to joining Sony/ATV, she was an associate at the New York-based law firm Serling Rooks & Ferrara and before that held a business affairs position at V2 Records.
Meanwhile, Ryan Raichilson has been promoted to Director, Business & Legal Affairs, having joined Sony/ATV in 2007.
After passing the bar exam in 2015, he joined the Business & Legal Affairs department as an attorney.
Melissa Yermes joins the Department as Associate Director following three-and-a-half years at Sony Music Entertainment in New York where most recently she served in the role of Manager, Business Affairs, Commercial Music Group.
All three report to Sony/ATV EVP, Business & Legal Affairs Peter Brodsky.
Also joining the Department is Molly O’Neill as a Coordinator, who reports to SVP, Business & Legal Affairs Michael Abitbol and VP, Business & Legal Affairs Dag Sandsmark.
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