September 28, 2021 I Supply

The Music People Named ‘Top Workplace’ by Hartford Courant for 5th Year

The company previously received the award in 2011, 2013, 2018, and 2020.

September 27, 2021 I Finance

Guitar Center Reportedly Files for IPO

Two outlets, which cite anonymous sources, have reported GC filed registration papers last week.

September 27, 2021 I Appointments

Hal Leonard Adds Chief Marketing Officer

Blair Wilson will guide the company’s marketing strategy in the newly created role.

September 27, 2021 I Legal

Warwick Wins Legal Dispute with Gibson

On Sept. 22, the Federal Supreme Court dismissed the appeal of Gibson against a judgement of the Hamburg Higher Regional Court revolving around the legal dispute over the sale of V-shaped electric guitars.

September 20, 2021 I Philanthropy

Keith Mardak, Mary Vandenberg Donate $5M to Milwaukee Youth Arts Center

Funds donated from the former Hal Leonard CEO will support the organization’s campus expansion.

September 20, 2021 I Event

AES Show 2021 Canceled, Online Program Proceeding as Scheduled

The AES Fall Online program will proceed, with events taking place online between Oct. 16-31, including a broadly focused technical program Oct. 20-23.

September 20, 2021 I Appointments

Korg USA Hires Alexandra Cerasi as Executive Project Manager 

​Cerasi will work closely with the company’s executive team to assist and implement many areas of strategic initiatives for Korg USA’s business.

September 13, 2021 I Event

Pearl River Hosts Piano Dealers at First U.S. Conference

Nearly 25 U.S. piano dealers, music products professionals and logistics specialists came together in Skokie, Illinois, in August to participate in the first Pearl River Piano Group Conference ever held in the U.S.