Barry DeVorzon, President and Co-Founder of MasterWriter , is the company spokesman and oversees all company endeavors. He developed MasterWriter with his son Matthew. The program was originally designed by songwriters for songwriters and contained all the tools and reference that are essential for the modern songwriter. The program has since evolved into a collection of writing tools for every type of writer.
As a composer/songwriter/artist Barry DeVorzon has long been a prominent name in the recording industry. He discovered the highly successful group, The Association and developed one of the most successful independent record and publishing companies of that time. He later sold his companies to Warner Records. He was nominated for an academy award for "Bless The Beasts And The Children" and won a Grammy for "Nadia's Theme". His music for television has earned him six Emmys and numerous nominations.
Among his hits are "Nadia's Theme", "Theme From S.W.A.T.", "Bless The Beasts And Children", "In The City", "No More Drama", Dreamin", "Hey Little One" and "I Wonder What She's Doing Tonight", "Listen to Rhythm of the Falling Rain", He discovered; Windy, Never My Love, Cherish (recorded by The Association).
More recently, Barry had a hit with “No More Drama” recorded by Mary J. Blige, which went Top 5 and Platinum. His “Theme from S.W.A.T.” was featured in the motion picture, “S.W.A.T.” The original music from “The Warriors” was used in the best-selling video game by the same name last year.
Barry is the President of MasterWriter Inc., the #1 used and accepted software application for songwriters, poets and creative writers.