(CelebrityAccess) — Veteran talent manager Louis O’Reilly has re-launched his own artist management company On Ramp Entertainment, with a roster that includes his longtime clients Brett Kissel and Cory Marks.
O’Reilly signed Kissel and Marks to management deals and oversaw the launch of their careers before he formed a successful partnership with Jim Cressman and Invictus Entertainment in 2014.
Since teaming up with Cressman, Invictus has won the CCMA Management Company of the Year award for the past six years running.
With the launch of his new venture, O’Reilly will bring management of Kissel and Marks under the aegis of On Ramp, while Cressman and Invictus will provide co-management and agency services.
Since signing with O’Reilly in 2011, Canadian country artist Brett Kissel has signed with Warner Music Canada, and netted 2 Juno Awards, 20 CCMA Awards on the strength of dozens of charting singles and albums.
Canadian outlaw country artist Cory Marks recently released his debut single Outlaws and Outsiders (featuring Travis Tritt, Ivan Moody, and Mick Mars)” which landed at #1 on the Canadian iTunes country chart.