NASHVILLE, TN. (January 16, 2019)
Following an outstanding 2018, indie Christian label Centricity Music is beginning the new year with staff promotions and transitions.
John Stokes has been promoted to Vice President of Sales and Digital Marketing. Stokes became part of the Centricity team two years ago, strengthening its reach among streaming outlets and retail locations. He now joins the label’s leadership team and will continue to develop and lead innovative strategies to maximize each artist’s impact within and beyond the digital sector.
Andrew Lambeth moves into the marketing department as Manager of Sales and Marketing. Lambeth served as the head of imprint label Residence Music for the last four years, discovering and developing artists. Now he adds focus to furthering the reach of the label’s roster, with an emphasis on partnerships among streaming outlets and playlists.
Kory Henkel steps into the position of Director of Marketing and Communications. After two years as Manager of National Promotion, Henkel combines his understanding of radio and marketing to provide leadership among creative plans for artists and their projects.
“These promotions recognize the contributions of John, Andrew, and Kory to Centricity since joining the team,” label CEO Caren Seidle said. “In addition, the promotions demonstrate Centricity’s commitment to marketing by continuing to refine staff positions as market trends shift.”
With these changes providing exciting direction for Centricity, the label is prepared for a 2019 full of new steps to support its artists and new music to share with the world.
About Centricity Music:
Centricity is an independent Christian music company based in Franklin, Tennessee. Founded in 2005 with a commitment to artist development and stylistic diversity, its artist roster includes Andrew Peterson, Apollo LTD, Caitie Hurst, Carrollton, For All Seasons, goodnewsbadnews, Jason Gray, jonny Diaz, Jordan Feliz, Joshua Luke Smith, Lauren Daigle, Neon Feather, North Point InsideOut, PEABOD, Plumb, and Unspoken. Providing label and publishing services, Centricity is a family-owned organization, and they like it that way. The committed work of its staff and artists has yielded successes such as Grammy nominations, Billboard Awards, Dove Awards, K-LOVE Fan Awards, Platinum Albums, and Gold Singles.