A&M Records' Ron Fair will present the keynote speech at the 117th AES Convention at noon on Thurs., Oct. 28 at San Franciscoâ€™s Moscone Center.
Fairâ€™s credits include collaborating with composer/producer Bill Conti on the recording of â€śGonna Fly Now,â€ť the theme from Rocky, as well as discovering five-time Grammy award winner Christina Aguilera and serving as executive producer for the singer's albums â€śStrippedâ€ť and â€śBeautiful.â€ť
President of A&M Records since 1999, Fair oversees an artist roster that includes Sting, Sheryl Crow, The Black Eyed Peas and Vanessa Carlton. He is a 25-year member of NARAS, serving as National Trustee and member of the board of governors.
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