Jill Pedone Named Sr. Director Of Film/TV & Creative Services For Dualtone Music Group
November 25, 2014 at 3:26 PM (PT)
JILL PEDONE has been appointed Sr. Director Film/TV & Creative Services for DUALTONE MUSIC GROUP, heading up the company's West Coast office based in LOS ANGELES and reporting to President PAUL ROPER in NASHVILLE .
As part of her responsibilities, PEDONE will spearhead all pitching efforts and secure placements in film, TV and advertising for DUALTONE's catalog. PEDONE will be a key component in the development of the company's publishing arm, DUALTONE SONGS and DUALTONE's third party pitching services. PEDONE will also handle any WEST COAST-related creative services.
PEDONE has over 14 years of industry experience and brings an extensive knowledge of licensing, music publishing and A&R expertise to DUALTONE. She was most recently Creative & Marketing Director at BMG CHRYSALIS in NEW YORK, where she generated increased exposure of the roster through strategic opportunities in film, TV and advertising. Before BMG's acquisition of CHERRY LANE MUSIC PUBLISHING, Pedone was Creative & Marketing Manager at the indie music publisher. Through her career, she has been instrumental in the signings of artists such as SOUNDGARDEN, BEN HARPER, MOON TAXI, ROBOPOP and DELTA SPIRIT. Highlights of her synch placements include MOON TAXI's "The New Black" in a BMW spot and NICO VEGA's " I Believe" in the "Girls" season 4 promo. PEDONE also worked in the Radio Promotions department of UNIVERSAL MUSIC GROUP and began her career as an Assistant Producer on the CHRIS BOOKER SDHOW/Afternoon Drive at CBS RADIO Rock WXRK (92.3 KROCK)/NEW YORK.
In 2011, PEDONE was named to BILLBOARD's prestigious "30 Under 30: The Young Execs You Need to Know List." She was recognized with driving the industry forward with career accomplishments and keen ability to identify new talent.