File #: 170063    Version: 0 Name:
Type: Resolution Status: ADOPTED
File created: 1/26/2017 In control: CITY COUNCIL
On agenda: Final action: 2/2/2017
Title: Appointing 15 Individuals to the Task Force on the Philadelphia Music Industry.
Sponsors: Councilmember Oh, Councilmember Green, Councilmember Taubenberger, Councilmember Bass, Councilmember Reynolds Brown, Councilmember Greenlee, Councilmember Domb, Councilmember Parker, Councilmember Quiñones Sánchez, Councilmember Jones, Councilmember Johnson, Councilmember O'Neill, Councilmember Henon, Councilmember Blackwell, Councilmember Gym
Attachments: 1. Resolution No. 17006300.pdf, 2. Signature17006300.pdf


Appointing 15 Individuals to the Task Force on the Philadelphia Music Industry.



WHEREAS, On November 12, 2015 City Council passed Bill No. 150708, which created The Task Force on the Philadelphia Music Industry; and


WHEREAS, The Task Force shall be composed of fifteen (15) members appointed by Council by resolution. Recommendations for five (5) of the members shall be solicited from the Mayor. Council shall appoint at least one member from each of the following constituent groups: Musicians and Vocalists, Music Composers, Music Lyrics Writers, Music Businesspersons, Music Academicians, Music Venues, Music Industry Producers, Music Industry Engineers, and Music Industry Marketers. The City’s Chief Cultural Officer shall be one of the members at the direction of the Mayor, who shall be the Chair of the Task Force unless the Task Force selects an alternative Chair; now, therefore, be it


RESOLVED, BY THE COUNCIL OF CITY OF PHILADELPHIA, That pursuant to Bill No. 150708, the 15 individuals whose names are listed in Attachment “A” hereto are hereby appointed as members of the Task Force on the Philadelphia Music Industry.




Attachment A

Committee on Global Opportunities and the Creative/Innovative Economy

We hereby appoint the following individuals to the Task Force on the Philadelphia Music Industry:


Louis Anthony deLise

Jeff Duperon

Carvin Haggins

David Ivory

Jeri Lynne Johnson*

Kelly Lee*

Jesse Lundy*

Eric “Chill” Moody

Justin Nordell*

Suzzette Ortiz*

Bernard M. Resnick, Esq.

Carol Riddick

J. Erik Sabo, Esq.

Stephanie Seiple

Laura Wilson


Asterisk (*) denotes Mayor’s appointee