Los Angeles, January 6, 2011 — Independent publishing and licensing company pigFACTORY Music, whose roster includes recordings and songs by artists such as Fatboy Slim, Iggy Pop, and Joan Jett & The Blackhearts, has promoted Adam Wolf to the position of Vice President, Creative. Wolf had been Senior Creative Director. The announcement was made today by Keatly Haldeman, CEO, pigFACTORY Music.
In his new post, Wolf will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of marketing and licensing pigFACTORYâ€™s music for film, television, interactive, and advertising. Wolf will also proactively seek new songs and catalogs to add to pigFACTORYâ€™s roster.
â€œDuring the past five years Adam has been instrumental in expanding the placement of pigFACTORYâ€™s music across feature films, television shows and commercials. He is an invaluable asset to us, and is more than deserving of this promotion,â€? Haldeman
ABOUT ADAM WOLF:
Adam Wolf first joined music publishing company pigFACTORY in 2006 as Senior Creative Director. Since that time, he has helped build the companyâ€™s synchronization department which has seen placements in such high profile productions and trailers as â€œWalk The Line,â€? â€œThe Wrestler,â€? â€œTron: Legacy,â€? â€œ127 Hours,â€? â€œHot Tub Time Machine,â€? â€œCold Case,â€? â€œEntourage,â€? â€œHawaii 5.0,â€? â€œUgly Betty,â€? â€œNCIS: Los Angeles,â€? â€œCSI: Miami,â€? and â€œGuitar Heroâ€?, and numerous commercials, including those for Lincoln, Playstation, Smart Car, Fisker, E-Trade and Rain-X, just to name a few.
During the past five years, Wolf has helped build pigFACTORYâ€™s roster of songs and master recordings which started with a few thousand songs, and today is well over 250,000, featuring those from such diverse artists as Fatboy Slim, The Turtles, Tina Turner, The Dead Kennedys, Gemma Ray, Val Emmich and Warpaint.
Wolf began his career working on independent films and soon became a producer with director Christopher Coppola, and has since worked as a music supervisor, producer and director of films and music videos as well as various aspects of post production. Later, Wolf helped conceive and became VP of Music Report/TuneData, a company that was at the forefront of electronic music storage and delivery designed to help facilitate music requests from music supervisors and film makers to composer agents, music publishers, and record companies.
ABOUT PIGFACTORY MUSIC PUBLISHING:
pigFACTORY Music Publishing specializes in the international placement of music in film, television, film trailers, advertising, and videogames, and in the collection of publishing royalties, worldwide. To that end, the company leverages an advanced digital publishing system to proactively exploit its clients’ music catalogues and track music publishing royalties on a global scale. The company represents top songwriters, artists, record producers, labels, and publishers, with a roster of over 250,000 songs, including an extensive selection of classic hits.
pigFACTORY is one of the few independent publishers in the international marketplace to affiliate directly with a large number of royalty societies throughout the world. Via its direct memberships and partnerships, and by using state-of-the-art royalty software, pigFACTORY quickly and accurately registers its clientsâ€™ song catalogues with the publishing rights societies, and collects â€˜at sourceâ€™ in most major international territories.
The U.S. headquarters of pigFACTORY is 8075 W. Third Street, Suite # 540, Los Angeles, CA, 90048. The phone is 323/653-1200, and the website is www.pigfactory.com