Inside Nashville

Marc Driskill

By Randy Goodman

Our guest on Inside Nashville Marc Driskill is Vice President and General Manager of ASCAP’s Nashville office where he oversees the Nashville Membership team. 

Driskill began his career at ASCAP in 1998 as Assistant Vice President, working with songwriter and publisher members on creative and business related issues.  After nearly eight years at ASCAP, he took a jump into the music publishing world, heading a publishing company and helping launch a copyright administration division of the company.  

Then in 2009, he returned to ASCAP, to focus on supporting the creators of music at every stage of their careers.  He currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Academy of Country Music and the Nashville Chapter of the Independent Music Publishers Association.  He is also a member of NARAS and a Leadership Music alumnus.  

Driskill earned an accounting degree from Samford University in Birmingham Alabama.  A Nashville native, he currently lives in Franklin Tennessee with his wife and two boys.