Erik Olesen Joins Crush Music's Radio Promotion Team
May 11, 2015 at 8:23 AM (PT)
Veteran record promotion executive ERIK OLESEN has joined the team at CRUSH MUSIC in a Radio Promotion and Strategy position with a focus on Top 40, Rhythm and Adult Top 40. OLESEN comes to CRUSH on the heels of a storied label career, most recently as SVP/Head of Promotion for EPIC RECORDS, and prior to that at as SVP/Promotion at ISLAND DEF JAM. He began his career at ELEKTRA, a post he held for over a decade.
OLESEN told ALL ACCESS, "I am thrilled to be joining up with the best management company in the business that represents artists who are recognized all over the world. I have worked with CRUSH partners JONATHAN DANIEL, BOB McLYNN, and DAN KRUCHKOW for years and now it feels great to now be working in-house for these creative players in music management, along with GARRETT CAPONE who is handling the Alternative and Rock-based formats."
Reach ERIK at (212) 334-4446 or email@example.com.
First on deck for OLESEN is MAX, a viral superstar who launched his first single 'Gibberish'" just last month and has already accrued over 10 million streams in that short time. MAX will join FALL OUT BOY and WIZ KHALIFA on tour all summer.
CRUSH MUSIC is a NYC based company run by two former musicians, JONATHAN DANIEL and BOB McLYNN. Together they handle such acts as TRAIN, FALL OUT BOY, SIA, PANIC! AT THE DISCO, TRAVIE McCOY, WEEZER and others. CRUSH has offices in LOS ANGELES, NASHVILLE and CARLSBAD, CA for its sports enterprises, as well.