Universal Music’s Michele Anthony Named UJA Music Visionary of the Year

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Universal Music Group executive vp Michele Anthony has been named the 2017 Music Visionary of the Year but the UJA-Federation of New York. The honor arrives on the organization’s centennial anniversary.

Anthony will be feted “for her exceptional professional accomplishments and commitment to philanthropy” at a gala luncheon on June 14. Funds raised at the event are shared across various UJA efforts, including the Music for Youth initiative, which enables and supports quality children’s music education programming.

The event regularly draws top executives and artists. Among the performers who have taken the stage in the past are Alicia Keys, Bruno Mars, Justin Timberlake, Adele,…