November 11, 2011
Richard Stumpf is currently the President of Imagem Music, US, a Dutch owned company controlling publishing from renowned brands such as Rodgers & Hammerstein, Boosey & Hawkes, Zomba, Irving Berlin and Rondor. Richard oversees the growth and management of the Imagem Music US publishing division. Prior to Imagem, he served as Senior VP of Licensing for Cherry Lane Publishing, then the largest independent publishing company, overseeing such catalogues as Dreamworks and Elvis Presley. Stumpf has worked with a wide range of artists, now including Phil Collins and contemporary stars like Vampire Weekend and Temper Trap. He brought an experienced and focused sensibility to his critiques of our student's songs.