Natasha Baldwin Elevated To Imagem Group Board
17 Feb 2011
Imagem Group, the world's largest independent music publisher, has announced today that Natasha Baldwin, Group Vice President Synchs and Creative Services, has been made a full board member.
Natasha began her career producing TV commercials before joining the Boosey & Hawkes music publishing production library team as a music consultant in 2001. In 2008 she became Group Head of Music Consultancy responsible for the company's entire synchs business worldwide.
Following the acquisition of Boosey & Hawkes by Imagem Group in 2008, Natasha was promoted to her current role of Imagem Group VP, responsible for synch and creative exploitation growth of all theatrical, classical, jazz and pop catalogues across the Imagem Group for the world.
Natasha Baldwin said, "In the decade since I joined the company I have seen huge changes and it has been a real privilege to have been part of that evolution. I feel privileged to have been asked to join the board of an organization that is helping define modern music publishing and look forward to helping Imagem Group achieve further success moving forward."
John Minch, CEO of Imagem UK, said, "Natasha is an extremely talented executive who has an excellent track record of success. She is one of the most admired creative services experts in the music publishing industry and a huge asset to our company. We are delighted to announce her elevation to full board member status within the Imagem Group."
About Imagem Group
Imagem Group (André de Raaff, CEO and co-founder) is the #1 independent music publishing company in the world, unique for its leadership role in classical music (Boosey & Hawkes), musicals (Rodgers & Hammerstein), and rock & roll (Imagem Music). Founded in 2008 by Dutch firm ABP, one of the world's largest pension funds, in conjunction with Dutch independent publisher/media company CP Masters BV, Imagem began by acquiring music publishing rights in a number of catalogues sold by Universal Publishing, such as Rondor, Zomba, BBC and 19 Music. This was followed by acquiring the world's leading classical music publishing company Boosey & Hawkes (representing the world's leading classical and jazz composers from Aaron Copland and Igor Stravinsky to John Adams, Wynton Marsalis, and beyond), and Rodgers & Hammerstein (containing the rights to the world's most popular stage and film musicals including THE SOUND OF MUSIC and OKLAHOMA!, and representing hundreds of works by writers including Irving Berlin.) Highlights from Imagem Music's ever-expanding pop catalogue include Phil Collins, Genesis, Temper Trap, Vampire Weekend, M.I.A., Bombay Bicycle Club, and Daft Punk. Imagem is proud to represent such a variety of writers, catalogues, and copyrights, combining the knowledge of experienced music publishers with the newest opportunities for exploitation. Imagem: Making the difference! Website: www.imagem.com.