We’ve been shuffling and tweaking our service recently and we’ve got the following new roles to announce:
- Stephen King upgraded from MD to Senior Vice President
In charge of all UK and US branches, Stephen King’s new job title is Managing Director UK and US & Senior Vice President A&R.
- Hannah Donovan is now the Zimbalam manager!
Interning with Believe since January 2011, Hannah, has become full time staff and taken on the role as Zimbalam UK Manager.
Hannah’s new role will see her (amongst other things) listening to Zimbalam artists, curating Zimbalam’s weekly industry advice blogs and newsletters and coordinating Zimbalam’s partnerships and affiliate deals.
- William Headlam-Wells promoted to A&R and Label Manager
Also a former intern, Will, who has been with us since 2010 has been promoted from Zimbalam UK Manager to A&R and Label Manager.
Will’s new job is focused on scouting talent for the Believe label roster, but will include the management of some distribution accounts.
- Leigh Morgan promoted to International Trade Marketing Manager
Leigh Morgan who took over the post of UK Trade Marketing Manager this February (2011) is now Believe’s International Trade Marketing Manager.
Leigh, who is also our local dance music specialist, will now be tasked with trade marketing Believe Digital’s extensive catalogue for Europe and the rest of the world.
- YouTube and Online Promo added to Social Media Manager role
Maintaining her role of Believe’s Social Media Manager, Shanni Elcock’s role has now expanded to encompass YouTube account management and online promotion.
Shanni, who currently manages and maintains Believe’s social media channels, will now account manage YouTube channels for Believe’s US and UK based labels, in addition to promoting high priority releases online.