Rick Murray Launching Greylock

Rick Murray, the former vice president of strategic marketing for the Country Music Association, is launching Greylock Entertainment, an entertainment marketing and promotional company.

Greylock will focus on the expansion of brand equity and will provide strategic marketing services, sponsorship/partnership program services, marketing program event production and develop entertainment properties and promotions including tours, special events and television properties, according to a statement.

Murray, a 25-year veteran of entertainment marketing and event production, is CEO of the Nashville-based company.