Kristina ‘Pink’ Tanner has been promoted to Accomplice at music and expertise administration agency Activist Artists Administration.
Chris Ruff has additionally joined the corporate as Head of World Advertising and marketing.
Tanner shall be based mostly in Atlanta, GA, whereas Ruff will function from New York.
The promotion sees Tanner be a part of the present Activist Companions: Bernie Cahill, Greg Suess, Matt Maher, Liz Norris, Caitlin Stone – who was made Accomplice in 2021 – and Tony Khan, Fulham Soccer Membership co-owner and President of All Elite Wrestling.
Tanner joined Activist as a supervisor in 2010, and subsequently launched Activist’s Ticketing, Commerce and Sustainability Division to optimize shoppers’ ancillary income streams.
Tanner is on the advisory board for REVERB, a 501c3 nonprofit group devoted to greening excursions and fascinating live performance followers to take motion on environmental and social points.
Tanner can also be at the moment serving her second 12 months as a Governor on the Atlanta Board of the Recording Academy, having beforehand labored at Sixthman, an Atlanta-based firm working constitution cruises.
In the meantime, Chris Ruff joins Activist as Head of World Advertising and marketing, a newly created put up the place he’ll oversee and implement world advertising campaigns, digital and streaming initiatives for the Activist roster.
The UK-born Ruff joins Activist following three years as Director, Worldwide for Elektra Music Group, the place he executed world methods and advertising campaigns for greater than 70 Elektra, Roadrunner, and Fueled By Ramen artists throughout 52 international locations.
With 14-years’ expertise within the music business, Ruff beforehand served as London-based Product Supervisor for Atlantic Information, and has additionally labored for such labels as Sub Pop, Warner Information, and Parlophone.
“We’re enthusiastic in regards to the progress of our firm.”
Bernie Cahill, Activist
Bernie Cahill, Activist Founding Accomplice, stated: “As we strategy Activist’s four-year anniversary.
“We’re enthusiastic in regards to the progress of our firm and figuring out proficient executives with a ardour for our roster of fantastic artists and the drive to assist construct their careers whereas making a distinction on the planet.”
“Pink has labored with nice coronary heart and imaginative and prescient in her time at Activist.”
Matt Maher, Activist
Matt Maher, Activist Founding Accomplice, stated: “Pink has labored with nice coronary heart and imaginative and prescient in her time at Activist.
“This promotion is an endorsement of that effort and we stay up for seeing what extraordinary issues she is able to her new position as Accomplice.”
“Chris joins us with an excellent observe report and inventive spirit.”
Liz Norris, Activist
Liz Norris, Activist Accomplice, added: “Chris joins us with an excellent observe report and inventive spirit that makes him the right selection to go up our new World Advertising and marketing division.
“His dynamic management, progressive imaginative and prescient, and dedication to nurturing expertise will undoubtedly see Activist’s presence develop on the worldwide stage.”Music Enterprise Worldwide