Collin Stanback Climbs To Concord VP/A&R
February 1, 2007 at 10:55 AM (PT)
CONCORD MUSIC GROUP has promoted COLLIN STANBACK from Sr. Dir. to VP of A&R. He will be involved with a slate of new artist signings and releases for CONCORD, including this year’s reactivation of legendary soul label STAX.
STANBACK reports directly to Exec. VP/A&R JOHN BURK, who commented, "In his new position, COLLIN will focus primarily on the STAX/VOLT labels and will be key in developing the brand strategy and artist roster. We are thrilled to announce COLLIN's promotion and look forward to his continued contribution to the CONCORD MUSIC GROUP."
STANBACK joined CONCORD in 2005 in his most recent post and has worked with SERGIO MENDES, MAURICE WHITE and new STAX signee ANGIE STONE, among others. Before joining CONCORD he was an independent A&R consultant for SANCTUARY MUSIC GROUP and ULTRA RECORDS. He was also Dir. and Sr. Dir. of A&R at VIRGIN RECORDS and began his career at GEFFEN RECORDS.