Monday, September 18, 1989

Mr. Scates

Cappricieo M. Scates is Associate Director of Writer/Publisher Relations for SESAC. His direct signings include: Day 26, RichGirl, Bone Crusher, Jacob Latimore, Q Parker (112), Nikeshia Briscoe, Rico Love, Jay Fenix, BXC, Atozzio Towns and London. Prioir to joining Sesac, he was Director of Opperations for PM Music Group where he represented songwriters whose credits included: Michael Jackson and Beyonce. He is also former Director of National Radio Promotions for Ruffhouse/Columbia Records and has been responsible for promoting the careers of artist such as: Fugees, Cypress Hill, Bone Thugs and Harmony, Alicia Keys and Boyz II Men.

In addition, he is author of "10 Steps to Successfully Managing Recording Artists," which was published in October 2004. He is currently on The Board of Governors for he National Academy of Recording Artist and Sciences (NARAS), Atlanta Chapter and a member of the Georgia Music Industry Task Force, which serves to consult Georgia Goernor Sunny Purdue on the economic impact of music, film, and entertainment. Mr. Scates also holds a Masters in Business Administration from Averett University where he was selected to the National Dean's List for academic excellence.