The Kirby Organization, a talent agency with offices in New York, Los Angeles, London and Austin, has launched a division focusing on boosting tour and event sponsorships, among other things.
The new Licensing, Endorsement and Sponsorship division will be led by Terri DiPaolo, a music business attorney-turned-consumer products licensing executive.
“As a music fan, I am so delighted to be able to offer the knowledge I have gained about licensing, sponsorships and endorsements to help bolster the careers and product offerings for all of TKO’s artists so that they can continue to focus on making great music and performing amazing shows,” DiPaolo said in a press release.(Read More)
New department will seek sponsorships, licensing deals and brand services for its roster of artists, which includes Anthrax, Buckcherry, Hoobastank and more.
Talent agency The Kirby Organization has launched a new licensing, endorsement and sponsorship division. The agency has also tapped Terri DiPaolo to head the new department.
The company’s new branch will work to increase tour and event sponsorships, create growth for clients via licensing deals and offer brand services to off-roster artists that seek a presence in the retail and online space. TKO’s current client roster includes music artists Anthrax, Sevendust, Buckcherry, Blue Ӧyster Cult, Bachman & Turner, Burton Cummings, Hank 3, Billy Squier, Hoobastank, Fuel, Drowning Pool, Tom Keifer, Stephen Pearcy and Lita Ford, among others.(Read More)
April 17, 2017 -- The Kirby Organization [TKO] is proud to announce the launch of a new Licensing, Endorsement and Sponsorship division. The talent agency has hired Terri DiPaolo to head the department.
The company's new branch will focus on increasing tour and event sponsorships, creating growth for clients through consumer product licensing deals and offering the brand services to off-roster artists that seek a presence in the retail and on-line space. The department is a first for TKO, home to more than 100 of the biggest names and best emerging talents in rock, metal, alternative and pop, including Anthrax, Sevendust, Buckcherry, Blue Ӧyster Cult, Bachman & Turner, Burton Cummings, Hank 3, Billy Squier, Hoobastank, Fuel, Drowning Pool, Tom Keifer, Stephen Pearcy and Lita Ford, to name just a few.
"In the ever-growing and ever-changing music industry, we are constantly looking for ways to help our artists grow and prosper," says TKO President Andrew Goodfriend. "We are excited to offer clients this opportunity to diversify their business opportunities, and Terri is the perfect person for this position." (read more)
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