We’re very happy to welcome ex Pledge Music exec, Barry Saint to the GigRev family in his role as Head Of Artist and Label Relations. Barry will report directly into CEO, Kevin Brown.
Kevin says, “We are delighted to welcome Barry into our team at this crucial and exciting stage for the company.”
Former A&R Director, at Pledge Music, Barry played a significant part in helping establish the Pledge Music brand in the U.K. He managed a team of A&Rs, was involved in the Emerging Artist Fund with Help Musicians UK and worked on a number of artist campaigns, including The View, Stornoway, Grant Nicholas (Feeder), Esben and The Witch, Deacon Blue, Cockney Rejects, Joe Strummer (The Clash) to name a few.
“I’m delighted to be joining such a forward thinking, truly innovative company like GigRev. It is a very exciting time to join the company with a number of developments in the pipeline. I look forward to bringing my skills, experience and contacts to the role.”, says Barry
Prior to this he held A&R positions at Sony, Relentless and Distiller, signing and working with artists including Funeral For A Friend, The Blackout and Cage The Elephant.
In addition he managed 4AD signed artist Broken Records.