Peter was at Columbia Records for 30 years most recently as SVP of Marketing. While overseeing the West Coast marketing department he product managed and marketed over 300 releases. Peter focused on soundtracks which included Armageddon, Yentl, The Mirror Has Two Faces and Men In Black.
Beginning his career as a Sony Music College Rep, Chris climbed the Columbia Records radio promotion ladder rising to VP West coast promotion. He left Columbia in 2001 to take the SR VP Rock Music Position at J Records and The RCA Music Group. In that time Chris was instrumental for the artist development strategy of some of the most influential rock acts of the time including Alice in Chains, The Offspring, Train and Maroon 5. Chris runs Element 1 Music, Marketing & Management which is a business focused on the art of artist development in the independent music model that is the future of the music business. Management clients include Family Force 5, singer/songwriter Danyew as well as a label deal with EMI Music for Transparent Media Group and the Plan R Soundtracks partnership.
Known as a leading music supervisor with such credits as Oscar winning CHICAGO and cult favorite TRUE ROMANCE, she was VP of soundtracks for Columbia Records and Arista Records.
George is entertainment industry information professional with over 25 years of expertise in sales, promotion, marketing and development of music and film-oriented content and data systems. He has held senior executive leadership positions at Sony Music, Billboard, and Warner Music Group. His current focus is on marketing, development, and content creation in the Web 2.0 space.