A respected veteran of the UK Music Industry, multi-platinum writer/producer Simon Perry has helped develop and launched the careers of many hit acts; including the international multi-platinum artist Sandi Thom.
Now with Kobalt, as a staff writer at BMG, Bug/Windswept and Nettwerk, his songs for global superstars, have placed him at the top of charts around the world. In the UK he’s had 4 #1 Albums and 7 Top 20 Singles. He has written and produced for artists as diverse as Westlife and Echo And The Bunnymen.
He is the co-founder of two US music companies: Archangel West: Artist Management and Archangel Media: A Film and TV company partnership with Maria Alonte (Head of Licensing UMG USA). In 2013 Simon joined ReverbNation as SVP Creative, Head of A&R. In 2015 he was promoted to Chief Creative Officer.
His responsibilities include overseeing the Company’s Artist Development Group, incorporating Curation, Rights Management and the ReverbNation CONNECT program.