••••Rondal Richardson has been named entertainment industry relations manager for Vanderbilt University Medical Center. In this newly created position, Richardson will develop and strengthen relations between VUMC and professionals in music, athletics and performing arts.
Richardson was previously the manager for Wynonna Judd. Throughout his career and with his business, Greater Purpose Productions, he has worked closely with key artists to generate more than $100 million for charities.
Richardson, a graduate of the University of the South in Sewanee, Tenn., serves on the board of directors of the W.O. Smith Community Music School in Nashville and is an active volunteer with many community groups. He is a member of the Country Music Association and Academy of Country Music.
••••Songwriter Rob Crosby has signed a worldwide publishing deal with Universal Music/ FireFly Music in Europe. Crosby has had over 65 songs recorded, including such hits as “Concrete Angel,” by Martina McBride; “She’s More,” by Andy Griggs; and “Holding a Good Hand,” by Lee Greenwood. Crosby will continue to be based in Nashville.
••••New contact info for Third Coast Talent, LLC
P.O. Box 334, Kingston Springs, TN 37082
615-685-3331 (Phone), 615-685-3332 (Fax)
Carrie Moore-Reed, CEO/Agent, [email protected]
Debbie Moore, Entertainment Coordinator, [email protected]