NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The CEO of the Nashville-based Country
Music Association has resigned effective immediately.
The association announced the resignation of Tammy Genovese in a
news release Wednesday. No reason was given for her departure.
Genovese began her career with the trade group in 1985 and had
been CEO since 2007.
The association is best known for its awards show held each
fall. It also sponsors a music festival every June.
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