About BADMGR

In the spirit of efficiency, allow me to cut to the chase and share with you the reasons I believe I’m the perfect candidate to join your team:
  • I have the credentials, the experience, the contacts and the relationships.
  • I have the people skills it takes to do the job and I am skilled in the art of delegation and follow thru.
  • I have strong written and communication skills.
  • I have a proven track record for building strong client relationships, marketing/promotional programs and positioning/branding.
  • I have vast experience working under pressure to meet tight deadlines. I possess a strong work ethic and high level of confidentiality, organizational skills and the ability to multi-task, handling several projects at once.
  • Some people call me the Space Cowboy. Some call me the Gangster of Love.
  • Some people call me Maurice, ‘cause I speak of the Pompatus of Love.
I would add that I have strong character and integrity, work ethic and people skills; I’m honest, caring, dependable, supportive, loyal, family focused. I truly appreciate your time and consideration, and hope to hear from you soon.
  • Industry AdvertisingBranded EntertainmentComedyEventsMarketingMediaMusic
  • Sector Music MarketingMusic ProductionTalent DevelopmentTalent Relations
  • Preferred Job Title CMO (Chief Marketing Officer)CPO (Chief People Officer)Executive Vice PresidentGeneral ManagerSenior Vice PresidentVice President

Summary

Gary Poole is a veteran music executive and energy creator.

A strategic marketing, sales and management executive with over 20 years of successful, results driven experience within multiple disciplines of the music and entertainment industry, Gary’s career includes years as a major market radio personality, a senior music executive, a musician and music producer.

Gary spent several years as Senior VP/Promotion for Irving Azoff and his label GIANT Records (Warner Music), where Gary was responsible for numerous Number 1 and Top 10 singles.

Gary held similar positions at WhizKidz Records, Discovery/Warner Music and Restless Records, along with a successful marketing consulting firm with clients that included: Atlantic Records, Elektra Records, Island/DefJam Records, Virgin Records, Trauma Records, V2 Recordings, EVO Recordings/Evolution Digital Audio, and many others.