Juan Carlos Cardenas, or JC for short, is a Copyright Coordinator at Sony Music. Starting in July of 2018, JC works in the Business & Legal Affairs department, where he focuses on rights clearances and licensing for Sony Latin and Sony Nashville. Recently, JC was appointed President of the Sony Emerging Professionals board – the youngest in the group’s history – and also serves as a member of the Education Through Music Development Board.
JC is a 2018 graduate of Berklee College of Music holding a dual bachelor’s degree in Music Business/Management and Contemporary Writing & Production. During his time at Berklee, he was an award-winning student leader who established a renowned partnership between Harvard Law School and Berklee, served as President of the Berklee Law & Management Group, and Vice President of Student Government.
Born in Quito, Ecuador, JC is an aspiring entertainment attorney with a keen passion for intellectual property law and the advancement of Latin music and culture.