Creative & Digital Marketing agency Blackstar London expands into Los Angeles, announces new hires

UK-based creative, marketing and digital agency Blackstar London is expanding into the US with the opening of a new LA office in addition to new hires.

Blackstar was founded by marketing executive Olivia Hobbs (pictured) in January 2018 and has worked with artists such as Aurora, Health, Alice Phoebe Lou, Melt Yourself Down & Zuzu across a range of services including campaign management, social media planning, digital marketing & creative commissioning.

Hobbs’ expansion of the agency includes a host of new team members, including Blackstar’s US Marketing Lead Matt Cohen, who will be based out of the LA office.

The London office has also hired Campaign Strategist Breyner Baptista and Social Coordinator Holly Glanvill, who join their established team in Brixton.

Blackstar London have also worked on campaigns with Universal, Sony, Warner, AWAL, Red Light, ADA, The Orchard, Loma Vista, Concord, First Access Entertainment, Big Life Entertainment & more…

“Having an arm in LA helps us bridge time-zones & broaden global growth possibilities for our clients.”

Olivia Hobbs

Hobbs said: “I can’t believe we’re launching an LA office! The expansion of the team & company is as vital as it is exciting.

“We’ve welcomed so many more acts & labels to the roster in the last 12 months. Having an arm in LA helps us bridge time-zones & broaden global growth possibilities for our clients”Music Business Worldwide