Motown's Avant named to int'l board at P'gram

Newman, Melinda
November 1997
Billboard;11/22/97, Vol. 109 Issue 47, p5
Trade Publication
Reports that PolyGram has appointed Motown chairman Clarence Avant to its international management board, making him the first African-American on the committee that oversees the Dutch company's worldwide operations. Response to race-related remarks made by PolyGram Holding Inc. president Eric Kronfeld; Discussion with civil rights leader Jesse Jackson about Kronfeld's remarks.


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