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TerrAscend Appoints Songwriter, Music and Record Producer Kara DioGuardi to its Board of Directors

TerrAscend Corp. (CSE:TER) (OTCQX:TRSSF) named Kara DioGuardi to its board of directors. A Grammy-nominated songwriter, producer, recording executive, Broadway actress and former American Idol judge, DioGuardi has released 320 songs released by major labels, 11 of which earned Grammy nominations.

“I am thrilled to add Kara to our board and look forward to building on the knowledge and insights she has gained as a pioneer in the music publishing industry,” said wild jason, Executive Chairman of TerrAscend. “In particular, his deep expertise in brand building and his eye for talent and product appeal will be beneficial as we integrate our business with Cannabis pledge and focus on increasing brand value in our core markets. »

In addition to his long career in the music industry, DioGuardi co-founded Nation Inspired in 2016, a non-profit organization that aims to provide aspiring young artists with a platform to tell their stories. All proceeds from Inspired Nation’s singing competitions benefit youth-focused charities. Prior to founding Arthouse and Inspired Nation, DioGuardi held several positions in the music industry throughout her career, including music producer and label executive for Billboard Magazine.

DioGuardi also co-founded Arthouse Entertainmenta music publishing company that owns the past and current copyrights of many of the industry’s most popular Grammy-winning artists.