Kobalt Hires Silvia Montello To Run Supply Chain And Client Services For The Company's Music Recordings Division
February 9, 2017 at 7:08 AM (PT)
Independent music services company KOBALT, adds SILVIA MONTELLO as SVP/Supply Chain and Client Services, effective immediately. In her new role, Silvia will oversee both digital and physical supply chains for Kobalt Music Recordings and AWAL (Kobalt’s digital services platform), as well as the client management and client services teams.
MONTELLO’s arrival at KOBALT coincides with the exit of SVP/Operations & Distribution PETE DODGE, who joined KOBALT in 2012 to help establish the label services division. DODGE will remain with KOBALT in the short term to assist with the transition process.
MONTELLO said, “I’m very excited to be a joining such a forward-thinking music company. KOBALT both believes in putting artists first and develops the truly cutting edge technologies needed to support and develop them in this increasingly digital market environment.”
Pres. PAUL HITCHMAN said, “I am very happy to welcome an executive of SILVIA’s calibre to KOBALT. Her breadth of knowledge and experience will be invaluable as we continue to build the KOBALT recordings business and roll out new products and services for our artist and label clients. On behalf of KOBALT, I would like to take this opportunity to thank PETE DODGE for his many contributions to the development of KOBALT MUSIC RECORDINGS and AWAL, and wish him very well in his future endeavours.”