FBMM Promotes Brad Akin, Betsy Lee
Brad Akin and Betsy Lee have been promoted to Associate Business Manager at Flood, Bumstead, McCready & McCarthy. Lee is based in Nashville, while Akin is based in New York.
Akin came to FBMM more than 10 years ago as one of the first New York office employees. Originally from Larchmont, New York, he is a graduate of Union College and began his career in artist management before transitioning to FBMM. He is a member of the Country Music Association and an active supporter of the New York chapter of Women in Music.
Originally from Milledgeville, Georgia, Lee joined the FBMM team more than 15 years ago following her graduation from the University of Georgia. Lee has extensive worldwide touring experience and, while working at FBMM, has served as interim European tour accountant for her clients. Lee is a member of the Academy of Country Music, Country Music Association and SOURCE. She has previously served as treasurer of the Nashville Film Festival.
“Betsy is an incredibly valuable part of the FBMM family,” said Julie Boos, owner and chairman of FBMM. “Not only is she the financial watchdog for every aspect of her clients’ fiscal world, but she also does a fantastic job at keeping her clients informed every step of the way. I’m excited to see her grow in her new role and continue to be a great representative of FBMM to our clients and the music industry.”
“Brad and Betsy have earned the confidence of their clients,” said Jamie Cheek, owner and president of FBMM. “Their promotions are well-deserved and showcase not only their expertise and dedication to our clients, but also our commitment to developing a deep bench of industry experts here at FBMM. We know they will thrive in their new roles as associate business managers. ”
O’Neil Hagaman Promotes Tiffany Wiggers
O’Neil Hagaman, LLC. has promoted Tiffany Wiggers to Manager.
Wiggers began her career at the firm as an intern in the business management division in 2004. After graduating from David Lipscomb University in 2005 with a Bachelors of Arts in professional accounting and management, she continued her education by studying law at Nashville School of Law. In the summer of 2009, she passed the Tennessee bar and is a current member of Nashville and Tennessee Bar Association’s Entertainment Divisions. Her daily duties include management of staff, overall financial management of clients business including financial and tax accounting, contractual oversight and review, and monitoring of risk management.
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