US-headquartered indie rock label Higher Noise Music (BNM) has introduced key management modifications on the high of its firm construction.
The agency’s founder, Allen Kovac, is now the label’s Chairman – as Dan Waite steps up from President to CEO.
Elsewhere, Steve Kline provides President to his COO title at BNM.
BNM is dwelling to a variety of well-liked rock acts together with 5 Finger Loss of life Punch, Soiled Heads, The Hu, Asking Alexandria, and Unhealthy Wolves.
Along with his tasks at BNM, Allen Kovac can also be the founder and CEO of tenth Road Leisure, the artist administration agency that’s dwelling to Motley Crue, Blondie and extra.
Lately, Kovac established a second division to BNM, Higher Noise Movies, a worldwide unbiased leisure firm growing function movies and different content material.
Discussing the brand new management modifications at his label, Kovac stated: “Dan and Steve step up at a time the place Higher Noise Music have been #1 Mainstream rock label for five years in a row, is the #1 Billboard Exhausting Rock Imprint, and is continuous to develop our worldwide cumulative gross sales by way of our international workplaces.”
Dan Waite has simply marked his sixth yr at Higher Noise Music. Shifting up from President to CEO, his new title as CEO represents his second promotion on the label.
“On this new position,” says Waite, “I’ll goal to maximise the careers and album consumption of our signed acts on our label as we develop the label, increasing by way of new signings, opening up new markets and dealing intently with the superb specialists that we’ve got in every division at BNM which has saved us #1 Rock Label for the final 5 years.”
Steve Kline has labored for 18 years below the Kovac Media umbrella, first at tenth Road Leisure, and since its inception in 2006, Higher Noise Music the place he was initially SVP Advertising & Promotion.
“I need to thank Allen for placing his religion in me, as he has over the previous 19 years, on this enhanced position at Higher Noise,” says Kline.” I’m extremely excited to work with Allen and Dan in main our superb international crew to future success.”
In 2019, Sir Richard Branson honored Allen Kovac with the Innovator Award on the AIM Affiliation of Impartial Music Awards in London.Music Enterprise Worldwide