Jamie Forster

Location Los Angeles
Bio

A&R and part time model

A&R Manager Musician Male Model
Projects
14 Projects

Work History

Artist Manager
Foundation
Feb 2018 – Present
Greater Los Angeles Area
My job at Foundation is to manage our current roster of artists while scouting new talent to sign to our firm. My management style is heavily focused on artist development, I like to build my artists up to higher levels to secure major deals from Record Labels, Talent Agencies, and Publishers. I also work with our crossover departments of film and television to develop new projects for Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon Prime. -Signing and scouting new talent -A&R'ing the music that our roster is creating -Finding new writers and producers to work with our team -Developing promotional plans for signed clients -Securing funding for different projects -Liaise with Record Labels for album releases and promotional initiatives -Collaborate with publishers on finding the right the songs for our clients -Coordinate with talent agency for all touring operations -Develop television and film projects with crossover depts.
Coordinator/A&R
4 Sound
May 2015 – Feb 2018
Greater Los Angeles Area
As a coordinator I had to service multiple departments of the company including A&R, Marketing, Content, and Touring. Having success in this versatile role is what prepared me for the next step in my career as an artist manager. -Day to day point person for After Romeo and Shota Lodi -Successfully developed marketing plans for signed artists -Created and managed brand ambassador programs with members in over 40 states and 8 countries -Secured sponsorship for tour support -Organized radio promo tours for album promotions -Increased clients social media following by 150k followers -Coordinating promotional parties for our clients while on tour -Tour manager on multiple nationwide tours -Organized writing camps -Scheduled studio sessions -A&R'd multiple projects
Tour Manager
Pop Nation
Jun 2015 – Aug 2015
• Managed and assisted artists while touring through 27 cities Nation-wide • Set-up and participated in promotional after parties, concerts, and appearances to entertain fans and followers in each city • Organized tour merchandise while increasing profit margin on products • Exceeded Social Media benchmarks for pop band After Romeo by expanding fans and followers beyond 150,000
Intern
4 Sound
May 2014 – Jul 2014
Beverly Hills
Participating in department brainstorms and meetings Assist with the distribution of mail/packages Collected data on artist's social media platform for weekly reviews Contributed to content creation for social media Assisted in tour logistics Assisted in creating schedules for executives Greeted guests and clients Screening of phone calls Online outreach and promotion through Facebook, Youtube, Instagram, and Twitter Learned social media marketing techniques from high level executives in marketing and promotion Assisted the A&R Department in the coordination of creative camps

Education

Bachelor’s Degree
Indiana University
2013 – 2015
Associate’s Degree
Moorpark College
2011 – 2013
High School
Westlake High School
2006 – 2011

Skills