Rose Cook Takes Off!

SESAC Music Group announced the promotion of Rose Cook to SVP of Operations.

In her new role, the Nashville-based Cook will report to SESAC Music Group’s Chief Operations Officer Malcolm Hawker, and work with the team across the entire portfolio of SESAC companies to drive efficiencies and growth opportunities.

“We are thrilled to have the opportunity to expand Rose’s operations role out to the SESAC Music Group portfolio,” shares Hawker. “She will continue to drive value for our affiliates, songwriters, publishers and licensing partners by ensuring we are operating at the highest level across all of the SESAC Music Group companies.”

Cook, who was recently named a member of the Leadership Music Class of 2023, was formerly the SVP of Licensing Operations at SESAC. She has been responsible for the operations of the licensing organization, and has restructured and rebuilt digital processes and systems, implemented cross-training programs, and streamlined workflows which have led to improved licensing efficiency and growth.

Prior to joining SESAC in 2017, Cook worked in the financial services industry, spending time at Citigroup, Oppenheimer and most recently Goldman Sachs.

by LB Cantrell for Music Row; October, 2022