IMG Artists Promotes Naomi Ives And Toby Tumarkin To Senior Roles


NEW YORK (CelebrityAccess) — IMG Artists has announced two new promotions to their senior management team at the performing arts management company.

Naomi Ives has been named Senior Vice President and Global Head of Conductors & Instrumentalists Artist Management. Ives will continue to oversee her roster, but will also take on oversight of strategy and operations for the international Conductors and Instrumentalists team from the London office.

Ives' current client roster includes violinists Sarah Chang and Hilary Hahn; pianists Jonathan Biss and Simon Trpčeski; cellist Jakob Koranyi and conductors Jessica Cottis, Jean Deroyer, James Gaffigan (Europe), José Luis Gomez, Michail Jurowski and Julian Kuerti.

Before joining IMG, Artists in 2002, she served as company manager for the Royal Scottish National Orchestra.

Toby Tumarkin, who joined the company as Senior Vice President of Artists & Attractions in February of this year, has been named as SVP and Global Head of Artists & Attractions. Based in the company's Gotham office, he will oversee IMG's international shows, attractions, world music, jazz and Folk/Americana roster, as well as managing development, co-production and representation of new projects for the company.

Tumarkin joined IMG in 2016 following a long tenure at Columbia Artists Management and CAMI Music. – Staff Writers