Celebrating its 60th year in business, Curb Records is thrilled to announce the strengthening of its media and promotion team.
Curb Records Chairman Mike Curb shares, “As we celebrate our 60th year in business, I am thrilled to see our company continue to grow. With the strengthening of our team, Curb Records is poised for a productive future.”
Vice President, Media Craig Powers elevates to SVP, Media, continuing mainstream/crossover radio success with artists like Sarah Reeves, Natalie Grant, Wyn Starks, and for KING + COUNTRY. Powers has been with Curb and in his previous role since 2020.
Director, West Coast Promotion Lori Hartigan elevates to National Director, Media. Hartigan has been with Curb Records for ten years; she was first part of Sidewalk Records, working with developing artists like Dylan Scott, and was instrumental in his success at radio and other media platforms, and served the past eight years as Director, West Coast promotion. In her elevated role, Hartigan will renew her commitment to artist development as well as oversee a secondary promotion team for the entire Curb roster.
Powers shares, “I’d like to thank our chairman, Mike Curb, for his confidence in me. I’m so grateful to be working with all of our artists and team members at Curb Records. Lori has years of experience in our industry and is well known for her work in country promotion. I’m thrilled for her to join our media team, bringing her knowledge and expertise to all Curb artists and all formats.”
Hartigan also shares, “It’s been an honor to work with Curb’s talented country artists. I’m especially proud of having worked with Dylan Scott from day one and experiencing his growth along the way. I’m looking forward to working with all Curb artists in my new role.”
With Hartigan’s move, Curb’s Director, Southwest Promotion Todd Thomas will pivot to Director, West Coast Promotion for the label, working with successful artists like Dylan Scott, Lee Brice, Hannah Ellis and Kelsey Hart. Thomas has been with Curb since 2013, working in in-house booking and development before joining the promotion team in his previous role in 2019.
With that, Curb Records is excited to announce the hiring of Bailey White to Director, Southwest Promotion, working with Scott, Brice, Ellis, and Hart, among others. White comes to Curb following three years with Black River Entertainment’s promotion team and over ten years in the Country entertainment world, and will report to SVP, Promotion RJ Meacham, rounding out the team that includes Mike Rogers, Allyson Gelnett, Samantha DePrez and Brian Day.
“I am thrilled to welcome Bailey to our country promotion team!” Meacham shares. “With her exceptional relationships and dedication to the job, I know she’ll play an integral role moving the needle for our artists and music with country radio. Additionally, I have full confidence in Todd Thomas as he pivots to the west coast, where he already has strong relationships throughout the region. Together, we’re poised for success and continued growth!”
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About Curb Records:
Celebrating 60 years in business, Curb Records is one of the world’s leading independent music companies. Owned and operated by Mike Curb since 1964, Curb Records has achieved 435 number one records, over 1,500 Top Ten records and charted over 4,500 total records. With over a half century in operation, Curb Records has been influential in the careers of some of the biggest names in music, including: Tim McGraw, Hank Williams Jr., Rodney Atkins, Lee Brice, LeAnn Rimes, The Judds, Dylan Scott, Sawyer Brown, for KING & COUNTRY, Wyn Starks, Wynonna, Lyle Lovett, Big Daddy Weave, Natalie Grant, Jo Dee Messina, Hannah Ellis, Mo Pitney, Hal Ketchum, and Desert Rose Band, among many others.