Kelly Ridgway

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Kelly joined WMA in August 2015 and is based in our New York office, overseeing all WMA US operations and the growing team there. As a US/UK citizen, Kelly brings with her over 13 years of music industry experience in London and New York, also bringing an enthusiasm for creativity, innovation and connecting with audiences in authentic and meaningful ways.

For the last couple of years she worked for Julian Casablancas’ independent imprint Cult Records, where she was responsible for managing all aspects of the label’s day-to-day activity, including digital, marketing, promotions, production and international, notably for Karen O. Prior to that she had been at Polydor Records for over eight years in a senior marketing role, working on a wide range of both domestic and international artists including Lady Gaga, Scissor Sisters, Beck, Feist, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, The Cure and many more.

During her time at Universal Music, Kelly also won the Music Week Award for ‘Artist Marketing Campaign of the Year’ for Lady Gaga.

Kelly combines her extensive label and digital experience with a wide variety of global contacts and partners, adding a passion for great talent, entertainment channels and platforms across the board.


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