Jenni Sperandeo Named President Of Dangerbird Records & Dangerbird Publishing
Jeff Castelaz And Matt Solodky Exit To Relaunch Cast Management
September 13, 2012 at 12:59 PM (PT)
DANGERBIRD RECORDS and DANGERBIRD PUBLISHING co-founder PETER WALKER announced today the elevation of JENNI SPERANDEO to President, and the departure of DANGERBIRD co-founder JEFF CASTELAZ and GM MATT SOLODKY, who exit to focus on CASTELAZ's management roster, which will re-launch under the banner of CAST MANAGEMENT.
Since joining the company in 2010, SPERANDEO has played a pivotal role as Head Of Promotion in the company’s breakout successes by FITZ AND THE TANTRUMS and SILVERSUN PICKUPS. "After nearly 20 years in radio promotion, management and artist development, I am thrilled for the opportunity to step into this more comprehensive role at a rare, artist-driven enterprise," said SPERANDEO.
DANGERBIRD RECORDS, DANGERBIRD PUBLISHING and their affiliated recording studio were founded in 2004 by PETER WALKER and JEFF CASTELAZ. Moving forward, DANGERBIRD will continue signing and developing new artists, while focusing on promoting the label’s vibrant catalog.
"This is a great move for everybody involved," WALKER said. "DANGERBIRD has always been about finding and nurturing great artists, and with JENNI’s talents leading the charge, the company’s future is brighter than ever."