TITLE

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

AUTHOR(S)
Newman, Melinda
PUB. DATE
November 1997
SOURCE
Billboard;11/22/97, Vol. 109 Issue 47, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
9712040246

 

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