Chris Dempsey promoted to UK Managing Director at YM&U Group
Chris Dempsey has actually been promoted to the function of UK Managing Director at skill management company, YM&U Group.
Dempsey is based in London, and will report collectively to Matt Colon, Global President of the business’s music department, and Mary Bekhait, Group CEO of YMU.
Colon, supervisor of manufacturer and DJ Steve Aoki, was promoted to Global President of Music at YM&U on December 1.
Dempsey signed up with YMU in 2014 as a Director.
During his time at the business, Dempsey has actually dealt with Take That, Gary Barlow, James Arthur, Dan Caplen and Emily Burns.
Prior to signing up with YMU, Dempsey was Senior Marketing Manager at Sony Music Entertainment [1,088 articles]” > Sony Music Entertainment, operating at Columbia and Epic Records [204 articles]” > Epic Records with artists such as Manic Street Preachers, Foster The People and Meghan Trainor.
Artists represented by YMU consist of James Arthur, Years & Years, MNEK, Blink 182, Lloyiso, Hannah Wants, Mark Ralph, Gary Barlow, Clean Bandit, Take That, Steve Aoki, Kurupt FM, and Danny Howard.
Dempsey’s promo comes numerous months after Iain Watts, previous Managing Director of YMU Music in the UK, left the business after 3 years.
YMU, then running as James Grant Group, had got Watts’ Machine Management in 2018.
” These are interesting times for YMU.”
Chris Dempsey, stated: “These are interesting times for YMU.
” We are devoted to ongoing financial investment in our services groups throughout digital, streaming, commercial/brands and IP to produce more chances internationally and supply our customers with the very best competence.
” We have a very first class award winning management group, we’re enthusiastic and dedicated to being at the lead of artist discovery, breaking brand-new skill and development for all our customers.”
” I’m happy to handle this function to construct on what is currently a powerful music management department with a strong group and an amazing lineup.
” It is a fantastic chance to take things to the next level.”
” This promo is well should have.”
Matt Colon, included: “This promo is well been worthy of and acknowledges the extremely crucial function Chris plays within our group.
” His experience, insight and management qualities will assist us immensely as we continue to grow YMU into a powerful worldwide existence.” Music Business Worldwide