Jeff Davis, Nine North/Turnpike Music/Edgehill Nashville’s VP/Promotion & Marketing, is proud to announce that Kelly Symone is the new National Director, Promotion & Marketing for Nine North/Turnpike Music effective today.
“I am truly honored and grateful for the opportunity and the team environment that I have with Nine North/Turnpike Music,” Symone says. “In the short time I’ve been here, the longevity and success that Nine North/Turnpike Music has with their business model has been refreshing and inspiring.”
“I couldn’t be happier to announce the promotion of Kelly Symone to National at Nine North & Turnpike Music,” says Davis “Her airplay strategies, work ethic and infectious energy make her the perfect choice to lead the charge in this position. She is a formidable talent who gets it done!”
After successful stints in radio in Kansas City and Sacramento – including Music Director at KNTY – she made the move to the music business in 2011 joining Quarterback Records. She has also served as a West Coast Regional Director for both Blaster and HitShop Records before joining Nine North Records last Spring.
Nine North Records/Turnpike Music/Edgehill Music Nashville was founded in June, 2007 by record company executive Larry Pareigis as Music City’s first virtual label: a full service company dedicated to providing label services for artists, independent labels, and publishing companies. The company has since worked with numerous high profile artists such as Tracy Lawrence, Train, Ashley Monroe, Court Yard Hounds, Joey + Rory, Katie Armiger and has had chart success this year with Joe Bachman, Carissa Leigh, Shane Gamble, Brooklyhn Woods and Jason Cassidy.
Along with Symone & Davis, the in-house team of Larry Pareigis (President/CEO), Kevin Mason (VP/Operations & GM/Edgehill Music Nashville), Jessica Cohen Banish, Angel Jennings & Susan Mason continue to work as a formidable team to bring deserving music to the marketplace.