David Weitzman Promoted to VP, Business Development at ole

David Weitzman

September 19, 2013 12:00 ET

David Weitzman Promoted to VP, Business Development at ole



TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Sept. 19, 2013) -

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David Weitzman has been promoted to the position of VP, Business Development at ole.

Weitzman was integral to ole's recent acquisition of the Sony Pictures Entertainment music publishing catalog, as well as ole's 2012 deal with Grammy-winning writer, producer and artist Timbaland.

Since joining ole in 2009, Weitzman has strategically sourced and developed several important ole deals, particularly in the A/V rights management space.

Says ole CEO, Robert Ott, "I'm very pleased to make this well deserved appointment and look forward to David's continued leadership at ole."

Weitzman, who is a current board member of the Association of Independent Music Publishers (AIMP), L.A. Chapter, arrived at ole with wide-ranging experience in the record industry and in the TV/film business as a music supervisor for a number of programs and networks including MTV.

About ole

ole is one of the world's foremost rights management companies. Founded in 2004, and with operations in Toronto, Nashville, New York and Los Angeles, ole is engaged in intellectual property acquisitions, creative development, and worldwide rights management. The ole catalog includes over 45,000 songs and 60,000 hours of TV and film music across all genres including the recently acquired catalog of Sony Pictures Entertainment. MusicBox, the Production Music division of ole, provides quality content and service to creators in all media with over 150,000 tracks in its library. Copyrights under ole's control include songs recorded by artists such as the Backstreet Boys, Beyoncé, Blake Shelton, Britney Spears, Carrie Underwood, Eric Church, Jay-Z, Justin Timberlake, Kelly Clarkson, Madonna, Michael Jackson, Rihanna, Steven Tyler, Taylor Swift, and Timbaland, and many of the themes, score and cues in Film & Television properties from the catalogs of DHX Media, MGM and Nelvana.

ole is committed to being the world's best and most innovative Rights Management Company and the preferred destination for IP Investors and Creators in all Media.

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