Representing the interests of composers and songwriters across a 20-year career in the film, TV and video game music industry, Todd is motivated by a deep desire to nurture the diversity of talented rising composers. As a professional musician himself with a love for music, he has been responsible for many of ASCAP’s most significant signings with a proven track-record of possessing an eye for talent as well as a acquiring a deep knowledge of the composer’s and musician’s ecosystem. Todd has also developed an in-depth knowledge in Performing Rights, Royalties & Distributions with an emphasis in Audio Visual media. He has produced flagship development opportunities including the annually acclaimed ASCAP Film Scoring Workshop along with segments of the ‘I Create Music” Expo and also promotes a global presence for ASCAP as a board member of the AIMP, The Recording Academy Professional Development committee member, Songwriters Hall of Fame West Coast Events committee member, The World Soundtrack Academy (Belgium) advisory board member and consultant for various international film music festivals within Europe.
Todd fosters high-profile member relationships, builds and protects current repertory and market share. He has been responsible for the consulting in the programming of various film music concerts internationally and securing major VIP guests globally. He regularly provides guidance in career development for songwriters & Film/TV composer members as well as resolves VIP member inquiries including royalty adjustments/settlements and financial affairs.