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Tom Eaton

Senior Vice President of Music for Advertising

Universal Music Publishing Group

NEW YORK, USA // Tom Eaton works to create new opportunities for the UMPG’s current roster of writers, to exploit catalogue and to serve as a liaison between the writers, advertising agencies and the publishing group in order to place songs and writers on upcoming advertising campaigns. 

During his 18 years with UMPG, Eaton has placed songs in commercials for Ford, KFC, Nissan, Target, Chrysler and many more well-known global brands.

With a catalog over a million songs strong, Eaton works with advertising agencies and supervisors all over the country to find songs that are a perfect fit for their projects, or to provide inspiration for future ideas.

Eaton has also been instrumental in developing UMPG’s on-line searchable music database UMPG SONGS, where music supervisors can search, listen and license songs for their projects.