Canada-based Paquin Leisure Group is opening its first U.S. workplace in Nashville. Artist supervisor Michelle Szeto is heading up the opening of the Nashville workplace, which is able to function dwelling base for the expansion of Szeto’s administration roster which incorporates Donovan Woods, Wild Rivers, Logan Wall, and Devan.
“My very first journey to Nashville was again in 2013, and it in a short time turned my dwelling away from dwelling,” displays Szeto. “Our firm, in addition to our many artists, have constructed lifelong relationships on this city and establishing our first U.S. workplace right here is amongst an extended record of world targets we’re getting down to obtain over the subsequent few years. I’m past thrilled to lastly make it official with Music Metropolis, and we’re grateful to our business allies who’ve been beneficiant and welcoming from the very starting.”
Paquin Leisure Group’s Company division, Paquin Artists Company, has additionally employed new brokers Vesna Pejkovic, André Guérette, and Jason Furman, who’re becoming a member of the workforce as Vice Presidents.
Pejkovic will work out of Vancouver, welcoming to PAA together with her, Chris Botti and Raffi. Guérette and Furman will function from Toronto. Guérette brings with him to the PAA roster, Patrick Watson, Shabaka Hutchings, Aya Nakamura, and Pink Martini, amongst others, and Furman’s roster consists of Badbadnotgood, Straight No Chaser, grandson, and Matt Nightfall. Additionally becoming a member of the PAA workforce, within the position of Agent Assistant, is Frédérique Bernatchez.
“The hiring of Vesna, Andre, and Jason additional solidifies our already robust home operation, however every additionally brings data of the worldwide market, permitting us to broaden our attain outdoors this nation,” says Paquin Artists Company President, Julien Paquin. “With these new brokers, we consider we’ll come out of the pandemic a stronger and extra dynamic company, able to carry dwell music again to audiences all all over the world.”
Paquin Leisure Group is one among Canada’s premier arts and leisure corporations with places of work in Toronto, Winnipeg, Vancouver, and Nashville. Established in 1985, Paquin Leisure Group was based primarily based on Artist Administration and Live performance, Theatrical, and Movie Manufacturing. In 1990, it established the Paquin Artists Company, which has change into one of many largest unbiased companies in North America.