Music company Darling Department officially closed its PR division last week, in order to concentrate on artist management and music consultancy. And now a number of its former staff have announced new roles.
Head Of Digital Naomi Williams has launched her own agency, Totem. She takes with her Florence And The Machine, Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs, Charli XCX, Skrillex, Jakwob, Icona Pop, Magnetic Man, Jacques Lu Cont, New Look and Hot City, plus labels Grizzly, Greco-Roman, and Ed Banger. More information from www.totemlondon.com
Senior Press Manager Leo Walton is offering music supervision as well as PR services on a freelance basis. In the latter role he is looking after Etienne De Crecy, John Talabot, and Photek, plus the International Music Summit and Rocksonic festivals, and !K7 and Permanent Vacation labels. More information at www.leo-walton.com
Meanwhile, Senior PR Manager Laura Coulson and Head Of Radio And TV Leo Greenslade will also go freelance, with further details to be announced soon.
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