Rick Krim Exits Republic Records, Eyes Next Move
February 16, 2015 at 12:28 PM (PT)
Veteran music executive RICK KRIM has left the building at REPUBLIC RECORDS, where he was appointed EVP/Artist Development just last SEPTEMBER (NET NEWS, 9/12/14)
KRIM came to REPUBLIC RECORDS after a 13-year stint at VH1, leaving as EVP/Talent and Music Programming. Prior to that, he was SVP/Talent Acquisition and Marketing for EMI MUSIC PUBLISHING, singing and helping to break GOO GOO DOLLS, GOOD CHARLOTTE and TRAIN, among others. His career got underway at MTV NETWORKS in 1982 as a business manager, eventually rising to VP/Talent and Artist Relations in 1992. He is a graduate of BUCKNELL UNIVERSITY.
ALL ACCESS sources say look for KRIM to relocate for a major WEST COAST job, reuniting him with a former boss.