Joe Galante is a 40-plus year veteran of the music industry. He began his career with RCA Records/NY. His tenure ultimately saw him leading Sony Music/Nashville (RCA, BNA, Columbia, Arista & Provident Music Group) as CEO/Chairman. Joe is on the boards of Avenue Bank, the EC, Artist Growth LLC, Fishbowl Spirits, CMA, Country Music Foundation, Abe's Garden and DART Music. His advisor roles include Flo Thinkery, Empirical, and co-founder of Project Music.