!K7 is expanding it’s management division with additional staff and a host of new clients. The company is also re-branding from !K7 Records to !K7 Music.
The company offers a range of services such as financial investment, publishing, merchandising, accounting and licensing, as well as global marketing and social media strategy and expertise. The company currently employs 30 people and has offices in Berlin, London and New York.
Will Saul, founder of AUS Music and head of A&R at !K7, recently joined the management division and has added his own roster of artists within the electronic music sphere.
His recent signings include DJ Tennis (DJ/producer, owner of Life & Death Records ), Bwana (signed to Lucky Me/Warp), Marquis Hawkes (DJ/producer signed to Houndstooth Recordfs) and South African electronic producer Portable.
The current !K7 Management roster includes Tricky, Mykki Blanco, DJ Tennis, Brandt Brauer Frick, Marquis Hawkes, Portable and Luca D’Alberto.
“As the company has grown and matured we realised that we could offer artists a full palate of services by leveraging the existing infrastructure of !K7”, said CEO Horst Weidenmuller. “We now have four dedicated staff entirely focused on the management roster and it’s a constantly growing area of !K7’s business” he added.