WHO WE ARE
About Us & Why We are
I have over 25 years experience in the music industry and I launched The DZ Factory Ltd in 2013 as an artist management company and a consulting firm to both the music industry and music industry investors.
Prior to launching The DZ Factory, I held positions within organizations such as EMI Music Continental Europe, based in London, Warner Music France, EMI France, and BMG Records in Paris. As such, I was responsible for pan European or French marketing campaign for artists such as Joe Cocker, Tina Turner, Crowded House, Madonna, Prince, Eric Clapton, REM, Phil Collins, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Morcheeba to name but a few.
Since leaving Warner Music France I launched 55 Communication, a management and consulting boutique, founded Music Manager Forum France in 1999 – MMF France – and was among the founding members of the International Music Manager Forum – IMMF – in 2000 of which I still am a council member, was Treasurer and Head of the European committee. In 2015 I launched and was elected President of AMA-France – Artist Manager’s Alliance a new French artist manager’s association, sole IMMF representative in France. I was acting Managing Director Disky France, International project manager for media monitoring company Yacast. During Midem 2014 I have been elected as treasurer IMMF and head of the European committee.
I hold an Executive MBA from HEC (Ranked number 1 Executive MBA in the FT Ranking 2010) and a Master 2 in Marketing