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Staff files, 1998-2012, 6.19 MB (17 files)(digital)

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Scope and Content
Records consist of the personal electronic files maintained by two key members of TMO staff: director Casey Monahan and publications coordinator Marc Fort, dating 1998-2012. Types of records include reports, presentations, press releases, notes, and digital images. Topics include strategic planning, Texas music museums, and development of the 2009 Texas Music Industry Survey.

Casey Monahan was a music writer and research analyst for the Austin American-Statesman when he was hired to be the inaugural director of the TMO in January 1990, a position he held until 2015. In this capacity, Monahan was a key figure in TMO operations, including publication development, liaison with the music industry, and maintenance of the office’s online talent directory.

Marc Fort served as the publications coordinator, webmaster and social media strategist of the Texas Music Office. He is the co-editor of the annual publications Texas Music Events Calendar, the Texas Music Education Primer, the Getting Started in the Music Business reference guide , and the Texas Talent Register. Fort is also responsible for the maintenance and update of the TMO website.

Formats of the original electronic files include word processing or plain text files (.doc, .docx), photographs and graphic images (.jpg), PDFs, and PowerPoint files. Digital files presented for public use will generally be PDF for text documents or spreadsheets and .jpg for photographic or graphic images. Files in their original format are available on request, restrictions may apply.

These records are arranged as received by name of staff person.

Preferred Citation
(Identify the item), Staff files, Project files, Texas Music Office records, Texas Governor Rick Perry records. Archives and Information Services Division, Texas State Library and Archives Commission.

Accession Information
Accession Number:  E2015/117

These records were transferred to the Archives and Information Services Division of the Texas State Library and Archives Commission by the Office of the Governor on January 29, 2015.

Inventory of Staff Project files

E2015/117 Casey Monahan, 1998-2008 [5.23 MB (12 files)]
Marc Fort, 2009-2012 [1 MB (5 files)]
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