Nicola is a Record Label Account Manager at PPL, the UK music industry’s collective management organisation (CMO) for tens of thousands of performers and record companies. PPL license recorded music in the UK when it is played in public or broadcast and ensures that revenue then flows back to our members. These include both independent and major record companies, together with performers ranging from emerging grassroots artists through to established session musicians and influential festival headliners. Nicola joined PPL over four years ago; starting out in licensing and swiftly moving to focus on Record Label members. Her team ensure that rightsholders are fairly paid for their work and looks after a number of frontline electronic labels.