Michael S. Williams will be handling the money at NAB.
The association named him chief financial officer and executive vice president of finance and operations. Williams, 46, was chosen after a search process conducted by an outside firm.
Past positions include executive vice president at the Motion Picture Association of America and executive vice president, finance and operations at the Recording Industry Association of America. NAB said at RIAA Williams helped create SoundExchange, which represents artists and record companies focused on accurate distribution of royalty payments.