Jim Selby is Chief Publishing Executive at Concord.
Born and raised in Canada, Selby spent 16 years at Naxos of America, where he was CEO from 2007 to 2014. He then joined Ole Media Management as the publisher’s SVP of Digital before becoming President of AdShare in 2015.
jim selby: His concord career
Jim Selby joined Concord Music Group as General Manager in 2016.
He became Chief Revenue Officer in 2019 and then rose to the position of Chief Operating Officer in March 2020.
Selby took on the role of Chief Publishing Executive at Concord on January 1, 2021, succeeding Jake Wisely.
On Selby’s promotion, Wisely said, “The Concord Board of Directors and I are pleased to name Jim Selby as my successor. Since joining Concord in 2016, Jim has been an invaluable member of the team, helping to forge our discipline and culture, focusing on synergies between Concord businesses and maximizing value for all stakeholders.
“Jim is a consummate music fan, well-versed in our roster and catalog, and will ensure that Concord’s songwriters and composers are diligently served.”
Selby is a past member of the A2IM Board of Directors, where he was Chairman for two years, and has enjoyed direct involvement in more than 35 Grammy Award-winning projects.Music Business Worldwide