Joe Galante is a 40-plus year veteran of the music industry and began his career with RCA Records/NY. His tenure ultimately saw him leading Sony Music/Nashville (RCA, BNA, Columbia, Arista & Provident Music Group) as CEO/Chairman. Across a remarkable tenure, Galante helped launch the careers of Alabama, Clint Black, Kenny Chesney, Alan Jackson , The Judds, Â Dave Matthews, Wu tang clan ,Martina McBride, Kellie Pickler, Carrie Underwood and many more. Joe is on the boards of Pinnacle financial partners , Entrepreneur center, Country Music association, Country Music foundation and Blue chair bay spirits LLC. He also consults management and labels on entertainment strategies.