Columbia Artists Management, Inc. Signs Entertainer Deana Martin To An Exclusive Talent Management Agreement
March 01, 2013 --
New York, NY (PRWEB) March 01, 2013
Columbia Artists Management, Inc.(CAMI) proudly announces the signing of entertainer Deana Martin as the newest addition to its distinguished roster of artists, for exclusive worldwide representation.
Ms. Martin is an internationally acclaimed entertainer, hit recording artist, best-selling author, actor and in-demand performer, playing to sold-out audiences worldwide. She is also the very proud daughter of iconic entertainer Dean Martin.
Deana Martin has established herself as a dynamic performer whose artistic accomplishments have translated to chart-topping album sales and sold-out concert performances with symphonies, performing arts centers and Jazz clubs worldwide.
Speaking of the multi-year representation agreement, Senior Vice President of Columbia Artists Management, Inc., Andrew S. Grossman commented:
Deana Martin is a rare, extraordinary talent and one of the industrys most sought-after singers. We could not be happier to take on the management of her celebrated career. We are confident this partnership will be hugely beneficial, not only to Deana and Columbia Artists, but to the entertainment industry as a whole.
Deana Martins 2006 debut CD release, Memories Are Made of This, stayed in the top ten for 40 consecutive weeks. She followed that up with the successful 2009 release of Volare, which debuted on the Billboard charts at #7 and the Billboard Jazz chart at #22. White Christmas, was released in 2011, and she topped the charts once again.
Ms. Martin is also an accomplished actor and author. Her New York Times best-seller, Memories Are Made of This: Dean Martin Through His Daughters Eyes will soon be produced into a movie directed by actor Joe Mantegna, with screenplay written by actor/writer Bonnie Hunt. Actor Jennifer Love Hewitt will portray Deana Martin.
About Columbia Artists Management, Inc.
Columbia Artists Management Inc. (CAMI) is an international leader in managing the careers and touring activities of the world's most prominent performing artists and institutions.
Led by Chairman and CEO Ronald A. Wilford and the managing partners of CAMI's subsidiaries, the company has been on the forefront of performing arts management and production throughout the world for eight decades.
CAMI was formed in 1930 by William S. Paley and Arthur Judson, in a merger of seven independent concert managers, as part of Columbia Broadcast System. The convergence of major impresarios under the Columbia Concerts Corporation, as CAMI was originally known, began the tradition of cooperation among independent managers that is still in place today. The companys dominating presence in broadcasting and representation was sustained and driven by the now legendary roster of artists managed by the companys founders.
CAMI continues its legacy in the discovery and career development of the next generation of young artists from the world over through its subsidiary Columbia Artists Management LLC (CAM LLC). Under the direction of Tim Fox, President, with colleagues R. Douglas Sheldon and Andrew S. Grossman, Senior Vice Presidents, the company maintains its position as the world's largest classical music management firm internationally recognized for its distinguished list of Artists & Attractions.
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