Dan Medland joins Nettwerk Music Group as Head of Australia and New Zealand
Artistic Director Dan Medland will work with Nettwerk Music Group to expand its business in Australia and New Zealand. He will be responsible for driving strategies in both markets for national and global artists.
Additionally, he will contribute to Nettwerk’s A&R team and signing efforts.
Medland first worked alongside Nettwerk as artistic director of Passenger (AKA Mike Rosenberg). He will continue in this role, as well as continuing to work alongside digital services and labels agency Come With Fries.
Over the years Nettwerk Records has worked with Xavier Rudd, Angus & Julia Stone, John Butler Trio, Boy & Bear, Jack River and Jaguar Jonze.
Nettwerk President and COO Simon Mortimer-Lamb said Medland’s many successes and unique experiences in Australia and New Zealand made him a great addition to the team.
“We are delighted to welcome Dan Medland to the Nettwerk family. Over the years, Dan has always shown that he cares deeply about artists. Dan can present a vision for success that aligns with how Nettwerk strives to empower artists to achieve their creative goals. Dan’s rich experience in managing artists on a global scale in a diverse and ever-changing industry will be instrumental in the continued growth of Nettwerk in Australia and New Zealand, ”he said. .
Medland said he was extremely honored to be given such a great opportunity.
“Nettwerk has been a global partner for a decade for myself and a number of clients, and has incredible energy, diversity and data-driven analysis unlike any other in their field. . I think this is a company created and ready to work hand in hand with incredible talents to build long term fruitful partnerships at a very exciting time for our industry.
The group was founded in 1984 in Canada on the premise of “We release music that we love”. It has now expanded to have tag, management, publish, and sync lists.