Jennifer Beavis has over twenty five years’ experience in music publishing after graduating from Fanshawe College, Music Industry Arts in 1993. Her positions over the years included working with the multi-national publishers BMG, EMI and famed Vancouver-based independent record label and music management and publishing firm, Nettwerk Productions.
Jennifer was the Director of Copyright for the Canadian Musical Reproduction Rights Agency (CMRRA) for four and a half years, Director of Publishing and Licensing Administration for Nettwerk and also held the position of Executive Director of the Songwriters Association of Canada. Most recently, she held the position of Senior Director of Administration at ole where she directed the day-to-day business affairs of catalogue acquisitions and publishing administration.
She has served on the Boards of the Canadian Music Publishers Association; a founding board member of The Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame, as well as serving on the Canadian Country Music Awards and Durham College Music Business Management Committee and has lectured extensively on copyright and publishing both at home and abroad.
Specialties: Copyright law, royalties,copyright licensing, income collection, in depth understanding of collectives.