Based in Kobalt’s New York office, Wright will report to Sanders and will work across both of Kobalt’s publishing and label services divisions to build an aggressive marketing strategy for both the Kobalt brand and Kobalt clients worldwide.
“I’m thrilled Ryan is joining the Kobalt team. Ryan brings an impressive track record of worldwide marketing campaigns, strategy & partnerships, consumer insight and leadership. He will be a tremendous asset to both our clients and team as we further expand Kobalt into new markets and promote repertoire internationally,” said Sanders.
Previously, Wright was SVP of Global Marketing at Sony Music Entertainment, where he oversaw worldwide marketing campaigns, brand strategy & partnerships from 2008-11. Prior to this he held positions as VP of Global Marketing at BMG Music, as well as Managing Director Asia-Pacific for Jive Records and Director of Marketing for Samsung.