Future of Music Coalition (FMC) is pleased to announce that Ann Chaitovitz has been named its next Executive Director. Chaitovitz replaces Jenny Toomey, who was recently appointed Program Officer for Media and Cultural Policy at the Ford Foundation. Chaitovitz brings more than 15 years of experience in artist rights, copyright and new media technologies to her new role at FMC, which she will assume on February 4, 2008.
Future of Music Coalition (FMC) is pleased to announce that Executive Director and Founder Jenny Toomey has been named the next Program Officer for Media and Cultural Policy at the Ford Foundation. Jenny Toomey will leave FMC as Executive Director effective January 14, 2008 but will actively participate in the transition of new leadership to the organization. read more
Jenny Toomey’s prepared oral testimony delivered at the FCC’s Public Hearing on Media Ownership at Belmont University, Nashville, TN in December 2006. Jenny summarizes the key findings from False Premises, False Promises, and urges the Commission to take the necessary steps to fix radio. read more
Witness statement delivered by FMC Executive Director Jenny Toomey during a January 2003 Senate Commerce Committee hearing on media ownership and radio. Jenny referenced the findings of FMC’s recently-released report, “Radio Deregulation: Has It Served Musicians and Citizens?”