(CelebrityAccess MediaWire) —
Sanctuary Artist Management (SAM) has appointed Martin Hall managing director of Sanctuary Artist Management UK. Martin joined SAM in 2003 and will also continue to manage acts including Manic Street Preachers, Groove Armada, Ed Harcourt, The Departure and Make Good Your Escape. He
will be responsible for all of SAM’s UK based operations, representing more than 20 acts.
“Martin is one of the most respected managers in the business and looks after some highly successful bands, as well as developing new talent," said Aky Najeeb, CEO Sanctuary Artist Services. "Working with the great teams we have in the UK, US and Germany, I know he can help us develop our expertise and bring in more acts and managers.”
“I am very excited by the new role and look forward to some new challenges to help Sanctuary Artist Management grow," said Hall. "I am particularly keen to develop innovative digital opportunities for all our acts across Internet and mobile platforms.
I am also keen to continue to attract other successful managers and their acts to Sanctuary, where we have an unrivalled worldwide infrastructure.” –Bob Grossweiner and Jane Cohen