06/20/2013

ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC REACHES 23 MILLION VIEWERS AND 160,000 FANS IN LAS VEGAS DURING THE WEEK VEGAS GOES COUNTRY®

Encino, CA (June 20, 2013) – Superstar country artists, events such as THE ACM EXPERIENCE, ACM Fan Jam and the ACM Lifting Lives Celebrity Golf Classic, key sponsor support, record fan voting and consumer digital engagement and country music television and radio played key roles in the success of the Week Vegas Goes Country® during the 48th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards week in Las Vegas.
06/19/2013

ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC ANNOUNCES STAFF PROMOTIONS, HIRES

Encino, CA (June 19, 2013) – The Academy of Country Music is announcing staff promotions and a recent hire, including Alexa Fasheh upped to Vice President, Director of Finance, Kate Kramer promoted to Manager, Operations & Events, Tommy Moore has been promoted to Manager, Administration & Operations, and Addie Saloman advancing to Manager, Membership & Industry Relations. Kenzie Todd has been brought on as Assistant, Administration & Operations. All positions are based out the Academy’s headquarters in En
05/17/2013

ACM LIFTING LIVES SERIES BEGINS AT VANDERBILT KENNEDY CENTER

Encino, CA (May 17, 2013) - ACM Lifting Lives has partnered once again with the Vanderbilt Kennedy Center to launch an innovative vocational experience for young adults with developmental disabilities. On a monthly basis, for the next eight months, this new “ACM Lifting Lives Series at Vanderbilt” will help participants learn vocational and social skills aimed at improving the potential for gaining employment in the entertainment industry.
05/14/2013

ACM LIFTING LIVES “MY CAUSE” FOR MAY SPOTLIGHTS ACM PRESENTS: TIM McGRAW’S SUPERSTAR SUMMER NIGHT

Encino, CA (May 14, 2013) – ACM Lifting Lives® announced today that the May “My Cause” web feature will spotlight charities chosen by the artists performing on ACM PRESENTS: TIM McGRAW’S SUPERSTAR SUMMER NIGHT airing Sunday, May 19th on CBS at 9pm ET/PT. Each artist was given the opportunity to select a charity of their choice to receive a $10,000 donation from ACM Lifting Lives®.
05/09/2013

TUNE-IN REMINDER - ACM PRESENTS: TIM MCGRAW'S SUPERSTAR SUMMER NIGHT TO AIR SUNDAY, MAY 19, 2013 at 9PM ET/PT ON CBS

ENCINO, CA (May 9, 2013) – Tune-in Sunday, May 19, 2013 at 9:00 PM ET/PT on the CBS Television Network to watch fifteen-time ACM Award winner and music superstar with more than 40 million in album sales, Tim McGraw spotlight the hottest music of the summer. McGraw called on some of his favorite performers and friends from country music and beyond to help kick off the 2013 touring season in ACM PRESENTS: TIM McGRAW’S SUPERSTAR SUMMER NIGHT.
05/01/2013

GLORIANA MAKES $10,000 DONATION TO ACM LIFTING LIVES

Encino, CA (May 1, 2013) – Gloriana recently stopped by the Academy of Country Music offices to present ACM Lifting Lives, the charitable arm of the Academy, with a $10,000 donation. The band was the featured performer at Brides magazine’s “Live Wedding” last month. As the featured performer of this event, Gloriana was given the opportunity to donate to their favorite charity and they selected ACM Lifting Lives.