UK-born production music house Audio Network has promoted Ian Ginsberg to General Manager of Audio Network US, Inc.
In his new role, Ginsberg (pictured) will be responsible for overseeing the company’s business operations in the US and Canada, directing a team that produces and publishes music for content creators across multiple industries including television, broadcast, advertising, corporate, film and trailer spaces.
Ginsberg will be based out of the company’s New York office and collaborate closely with Audio Network’s executive team in its London headquarters as the company significantly increases its investment in and focus on the US market.
In addition to Ginsberg’s promotion, Audio Network will be expanding its operation in Los Angeles with a new downtown address and increasing its US-based staff.
Brad Burnside, Audio Network’s US Head of Television, will be based out of the new office full time as of next spring.
“Increasing our presence in the US market is a key part of audio network’s future.”
Chris Blakeston, Audio network
Audio Network will also be expanding its footprint in the US by hiring new staff across all divisions in both its New York and Los Angeles offices in the coming months.
“Since I joined Audio Network, the response to our music, people, brand, and ethos in the US market has been incredible. The US is the world’s most important market in media and entertainment, and Audio Network is committed to providing that market with real music, top talent, and the best service. I’m excited to take on a greater leadership role as we continue expanding upon the amazing growth we’ve seen in the US so far,” said Ian Ginsberg.
“Increasing our presence in the US market is a key part of Audio Network’s future, so this is an important time for us as a company,” said Chris Blakeston, CEO Audio Network.
“Having solid, proven leadership in the US is essential, and we’re incredibly fortunate to have that in Ian. He’s been central to our growth and success in the US since he joined us, and we know that will continue as he takes on greater responsibility as our General Manager in the US.”
Ginsberg has an extensive background in music and entertainment, including six years on the label side at Sony Music/Sony BMG, a stint as VP of the Sony/RED-distributed Lateral View Records, and in artist management as a partner at Sky High Entertainment, a boutique firm with a client roster that featured Lenny Kravitz.Music Business Worldwide