NEW YORK, NEW YORK (October 14, 2014): Atlas Music Publishing (Atlas) has promoted Ryan Brodhead to Director of Licensing, Administration & Royalties and Neil McGoldrick to Director of Finance & Operations, it was announced today by Atlas CEO, Richard Stumpf.

“Atlas promises the best front and back office where artists and songwriters are paid attention to. These promotions reflect our commitment to providing outstanding service to our clients and the commitment that Ryan and Neil have proved in showing tangible results in their roles,” said Richard Stumpf, CEO of Atlas Music Publishing. “I believe the way we have set up an essentially boundary-free company keeps all of our employees engaged, and of course all Atlas staff share in company profits, thus creating a highly motivated environment.”

Ryan Brodhead joined Atlas Music Group in the Fall of 2013, after having worked as the Head of Publishing Operations for Jingle Punks Music. Prior to that, he assisted in the start-up of Songtrust, a DIY publishing administration platform created by Downtown Music. Originally from Pennsylvania, Ryan graduated from SUNY Oneonta with a degree in Music Industry. He got his start in publishing as an intern with Cherry Lane Music Publishing in 2006 and went on to serve four years in their Administration Department. Ryan was previously Senior Manager, Administration, Licensing & Royalties for Atlas Music Group.

Neil McGoldrick joined Atlas Music Group in early 2014. He started his career in small public accounting firms working for clients like Hall and Oates, John Mellencamp and Mariah Carey. He then transitioned to the music business as a Royalty Auditor for the Harry Fox Agency for five years. McGoldrick served another five years as Royalty Manager for Cherry Lane Music Publishing (The Black Eyed Peas, John Legend, Quincy Jones, John Denver, Elvis Presley, Ashford & Simpson). Neil also has eight years experience as the Senior Accountant for a small manufacturing company.

About Atlas Music Publishing:

Founded by Richard Stumpf (CEO) in 2013, Atlas Music Publishing is a service-oriented, digital market minded alternative to big box, high volume music publishing. Atlas was built on the belief that “Bigger is not better. Better is better.” Bringing together a team of veteran music publishing executives with proven track records, the company boasts a roster of hit-makers that spans multiple genres and currently represents songs performed by top stars including John Legend,Carrie Underwood, Kelly Clarkson, Daughtry, Luke Bryan, Keyshia Cole, Hillary Duff, Icona Pop, Prince Royce, and Colbie Caillat as well as emerging artists such as The Falls, Tdot, Street Joy, and Daniel and the Lion. Well funded by a mix of long-term strategic and financial partners with access to up to $400 million in capital, Atlas provides its writers with on the ground representation in every global territory, with its global headquarters based in New York. For more information, visit For breaking news updates and behind-the-scenes information follow @Atlasmusicpub on Twitter.

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