Arnaud Monnier works in France since 20 years as the EMB's codirector. The EMB is a music venue located near Paris, labelled by the Ministry of Culture and Communication and became a major component in the regional musical landscape. The EMB leads a constant effort to promote and disseminate Popular Music shows as well as actively support and help artists in their development. The EMB is also involved in agreements international cooperation. Arnaud Monnier is also invested from local to european professional networks of popular music.