NASHVILLE, TN (July 16, 2019) — Black River Entertainment announces the hire of Rebekah Gordon as Vice President of Publishing. Gordon will oversee the operations of the publishing department and its creative endeavors. She brings more than 15 years of experience to Black River Publishing.

“Today is a great day for Black River Publishing. To have such an outstanding person join our team is an honor,” shares Black River Entertainment President & CEO Gordon Kerr. “We look forward to all of the incredible ways that Rebekah will contribute to Black River and to the songwriting community through our writers.”

In her role as Vice President of Publishing, Gordon will continue to cultivate the careers of Black River Publishing’s roster including hit songwriters/producers Bobby Huff and Josh Kerr, songwriter/artists Eddie Garcia, Willie Jones, Nikita Karmen, Anna Vaus, and Nick Wayne, songwriters Ben Caver and Jacob Davis, songwriters/Black River recording artists Abby Anderson, Carolina Story, Hannah Kerr and Josh Wilson, and promote the catalogues of hit-songwriter/Black River Recording artist Kelsea Ballerini, hit songwriters/producers Doug Johnson, Forest Glen Whitehead, and GRAMMY-winning songwriter Josh Osborne.

“I am beyond thrilled to begin this next chapter with Black River Entertainment and continue to build upon the stellar talent of the writers, artists and staff,” shares Rebekah. “Black River has created a truly unique and collaborative atmosphere and the results speak for themselves. This is going to be fun!”

Prior to Black River, she had stops at Rezonant and Warner Music Nashville, among others. Gordon played a vital role in placing songs for multiple artists’ projects, including Blake Shelton’s hit songs “My Eyes” and “Guy With A Girl” and Michael Ray’s debut No. 1 hit “Kiss You In The Morning” as well as chart topper “Think A Little Less.”

Effective immediately, Gordon reports to Black River Entertainment President & CEO Gordon Kerr and can be reached at [email protected]. For more information about Black River Publishing, please visit


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