Imagem Music USA Names Karen Macmillan VP/Creative Services
April 12, 2016 at 12:16 PM (PT)
KAREN MACMILLAN has been appointed as VP/Creative Services for IMAGEM MUSIC USA. In her new role, MACMILLAN will oversee and facilitate NORTH AMERICAN synchronization for all of the copyrights across the company's extensive catalog.
"I am thrilled to join the IMAGEM team," MACMILLAN said. "Not only is it a company comprising catalogs with rich and storied histories spanning pop to classical to BROADWAY, but it is a fantastic group of professionals. I look forward to further developing the reputation IMAGEM has and to continuing the company's ethos of providing creative music solutions to all media clients no matter how big or small."
"I am excited to have KAREN join IMAGEM," IMAGEM USA CEO BILL GADEN said. "Her contagious energy, experience and industry knowledge is the perfect complement to our team, and I am confident that she will achieve new heights for our writers in this important market. We all look forward to working with her".
"I'm really pleased that we have KAREN on board to lead our Creative Services team," Group Pres./Creative & Marketing NATASHA BALDWIN said. "In our industry, she is known for her proactive approach to solving synch problems as well as being a true creative, so I'm confident that she will not only fit in well here, but take the team from strength to strength over the coming years."
MACMILLAN comes to IMAGEM USA with more than 20 years of music industry experience. Most recently, she was NETTWERK MUSIC GROUP Senior Dir./Advertising & Branding, overseeing ad syncs and brand partnerships in NORTH AMERICA. Campaign highlights include BUDWEISER's "Puppy Love" SUPER BOWL spot, SAMSUNG's "Dial In: Feel The Power" ad and JOHNNIE WALKER's "Double Black" campaign, among others. Prior to NETTWERK, KAREN ran her own consulting company for 10 years, helping artist-owned record labels with sales, distribution and marketing, including CAROLE KING's ROCKINGALE RECORDS and GILLIAN WELCH's ACONY RECORDS.