EARS September 2016

August 1- August 31 “Recommended” Songs Considered for P2P Luncheon
Congratulations to the writers below who had songs recommended between August 1st and August 31st for consideration for our Publisher Luncheon. These were submitted to the Song Evaluation Service and were recommended by the NSAI Evaluators who reviewed them.

NSAI staffers will review all songs recommended between August 1st and August 31st and will choose up to 15 for the October 2016 Publisher Luncheon.

Be sure to take a look at the hometowns of these great writers. Who knows… you may find your next co- writer! With NSAI members from all over the world, one of these folks might live just around the corner from you!

Writers below had songs “Recommended for Consideration” from August 1- August 31:

Buddy Lewis: Allen, TX
Jack Taylor: Arlington, TX
Lee Johnson: Longmont, CO
Donna King: LaVergne, TN
Derek Austin: Nashville, TN
Mason Caviness: Pearland, TX
Michael Peterson: McDavid, FL
Anelda Spence: Brentwood, TN
Davis Weir: Nashville, TN
Joshua Hill: Nashville, TN
Ian Christian: Nashville, TN
Blake Griffith: Grand Cane, LA
Jamie Trent: Evington, VA
Richard M. Schroder: Chestnut Hill, MA
Richard Waterman: Nashville, TN

*Names listed above do not reflect writers who have had songs recommended at any time other than
August 2016.

Ones To Watch
These writers are being recognized by our evaluators as writers who are on the rise! These members have gotten the attention of our evaluators for their unique and promising writing skills. Keep an eye on these folks… they just keep getting better!

Shuna Specht: Spruce Grove, Alberta Canada
Lucy Leblanc: White Rock British Columbia Canada
Selby Copeland: Toronto, Ontario Canada
David Neale: Hamilton, Ontario Canada
Myylo Lewis: Calabasas, CA
Mary Ann Heimann: Long Beach, CA
Farnell Cole: High Springs, FL
Kelly Williams: Atlanta, GA
Jenny Ferrell: Davenport, IA
Georgeann Weisman: Matteson, IL
Richard M. Schroder: Chestnut Hill, MA
Todd Ufkes: Ceresco, MI
Nolan Soltvedt: Minneapolis, MN
Christina Taylor: Denver, NC
Brad Croushorn: Durham, NC
Gina Boe: Hickman, NE
Rebekah Maxwell: Haworth, NJ
Sarah Killian: Holmdel, NJ
Nick Serro: Brooklyn, NY
Julie Ann Jochum: New York, NY
Marc Wildman: Akron, OH
Dave Tough: Antioch, TN
Anelda Spence: Brentwood, TN
Troy Castellano: Columbia, TN
Donna King: LaVergne, TN
James Putty: Nashville, TN
Julie Delgado: Nashville, TN
Hilary Billings: Nashville, TN
Michael Peacock: Nashville, TN
Evan Knutila: Nashville, TN
Mary Richard: Nashville, TN
Lauren Paley: Cedar Hill, TX
Paul Hill: Garland, TX
Michael Nelson: League City, TX
Jay Matthes: Wauwatosa, WI

*Writers above were recognized during the month of August 2016.


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