JO WALKER MEADOR INTERNATIONAL AWARD

This Award Recognizes outstanding achievement by an individual in advocating and supporting Country Music’s marketing development in territories outside the United States. Media Executives would be eligible if their involvement reached outside of their primary role, otherwise their eligibility for the Wesley Rose International Media Achievement Award would exclude them.

2021 – Chris York, SJM Concerts, Country to Country Festival UK, UK

2020 – John Esposito, Warner Music Nashville, USA

2019 – Susan Heymann, Chugg Entertainment, Australia

2018 – John Marks, Spotify, USA and Milly Olykan, C2C/AEG Presents, UK

2017 – Rob Potts, Rob Potts Entertainment Edge, Australia

2016 – Jeff Walker, AristoMedia, USA

2014 – Scott Borchetta, Big Machine Label Group, USA

2013 – Jeff Walker, Aristo Media, USA

2012 – Scott Borchetta, Big Machine Records, USA

2011 – Ralph Murphy, ASCAP, USA

2010 – John Lomax III, USA

2009 – Michael Chugg, Michael Chugg Entertainment, Australia

2008 – Mark Moffatt, USA

2007 – Heather Ostertag, FACTOR, Canada

2006 – Alan McBlane, Mcb3, UK

2005 – Greg Swain, Telstra, Australia

2004 – Jeff Green, R&R, USA

2003 – Meryl Gross, Australia

2002 – Sheila Hamilton, Canadian Country Music Association, Canada

2001 – Iain Snodgrass, Universal Music International, UK

2000 – Jeffrey Stothers, Gone Country Promotions

1999 – Sarah Brosmer & Kate Farmer, MCA Nashville & Universal International

1998 – Judy Seale, Refugee International

1997 – Barry Coburn, Ten Ten Management

1996 – Bob Saporiti, Warner/Reprise Records Nashville

1995 – CMT: Country Music Television

1994 – Trisha Walker-Cunningham, TWI

 

International Talent Buyer / Promoter of the Year Award – Category eliminated in 2008, candidates are now eligible for the Jo Walker-Meador International Award