In De Goot Entertainment Ups Tony Couch, Hires Nick Tieder
May 26, 2015 at 12:38 PM (PT)
BILL McGATHY's NEW YORK-based artist management company IN DE GOOT ENTERTAINMENT has upped veteran TONY COUCH, who has been with the company nearly 20 years, to GM, overseeing all aspects of the company, while NICK TIEDER has been named VP/Marketing, with newest hire, JARED LOSOW, tapped as Sr. Manager/Digital Marketing.
Commented founder and owner McGATHY: “Everyone knows that TONY is my right hand, and now it is official. Plus, having NICK working alongside all our great managers will bring continued success for our artist roster."
Added COUCH: "We’ve accomplished great things at IN DE GOOT over the years and with our excellent team, the future is as bright as ever. I’m excited to embark on the next phase of my career."
On joining IN DE GOOT, TIEDER said, "I'm deeply appreciative to BILL and TONY for this opportunity and look forward to continuing to work closely with them and the rest of the team to do what IDG does best: build careers for our artists.."
IN DE GOOT ENTERTAINMENT launched in 1993 as a promotions and management company that currently represents SHINEDOWN, CHEVELLE, HALESTORM, THEORY OF A DEADMAN, IN THIS MOMENT and BLACK STONE CHERRY, among others. The company also represents alternative acts such as NEON TREES, HIGHLY SUSPECT and BEL HEIR, along with developing acts THE PICTUREBOOKS and OMNIFLUX. The company is also actively involved in the touring business with the establishment of the CARNIVAL OF MADNESS tour, which will soon be expanding outside of the U.S. to the U.K.