INGROOVES HIRES DIGITAL MUSIC EXECUTIVE OLLIE BUCKWELL AS SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT

OlliverBuckwell_0023INgrooves Music Group, one of the world’s leading independent music distribution and marketing services companies, announced today that Ollie Buckwell has joined its global team as Senior Vice President of Business Development. Based in Miami, Florida, Ollie brings more than twenty years of music industry experience and will focus on generating new business deals and expanding partnerships with labels and artists around the world, including the Latin American market.
“The music industry is at a moment of unprecedented potential with the modernization of digital delivery, analytics and distribution services,” said Ollie. “What an exciting time to join INgrooves where I will have the opportunity to advance the conversation and forge new relationships for a company known for delivering next generation technology and first class customer service.”

Most recently, Ollie was at disruptive data and rights management platform Revelator, where he oversaw Business Development and Marketing. Prior to Revelator, Buckwell worked at Tribal Brands – an agency specializing in connecting music, technology and brands – where he worked with Verizon, Motorola and the United Nations. For Verizon, he facilitated licensing agreements and programming for VCAST Music with labels and publishers, ultimately generating more than $1 billion dollars. His extensive music career includes founding his indie label, Dorado Records, a Directorship at PPL and roles at CDuctive, Universal Music Group and EMI Music.

“We are thrilled to tap into Ollie’s passion and experience in the music industry at this time of growth and innovation for INgrooves,” said Amy Dietz, EVP, General Manager at INgrooves. “His knowledge will be integral as we create new approaches in how our partners think about collaboration between artist, labels and technology platforms.”

ABOUT INgrooves

INgrooves Music Group is a leading global music distribution and marketing company providing labels, artists and other content owners a powerful technology framework giving them transparent, scalable distribution tools and marketing solutions to maximize sales in today’s dynamic digital music marketplace.

For further information please contact Charlene Fitzgibbon – cfitzgibbon@ingrooves.com – 818-212-2572.