Capitol Records Nashville has promoted Autumn House to Vice President, A&R. House will report directly to Mike Dungan, President/CEO, Capitol Records. She will continue to act as the A&R department’s liaison with producers, publishers, management and artists on behalf of Capitol Records Nashville and EMI Records Nashville.
“Capitol Records has never been hotter, and a good portion of that is as a result of Autumn’s creative instincts and talent in finding and nurturing only the best talent,” explains Dungan. “I am very proud and excited to recognize her efforts with this promotion to Vice President.”
House has been with Capitol Records Nashville since 2000. She was promoted to Sr. Director, A&R in 2006. Prior to joining Capitol Records Nashville, House was a Professional Manager at both Maverick Music and Starstruck Entertainment. While at Capitol Records Nashville, Autumn has been key in the signing of several artists including Dierks Bentley, Jennette McCurdy, Walker Hayes, Emily West and EMI Records Nashville flagship artist Troy Olsen. She continues to find breakthrough songs for the label’s roster which includes Bentley, Luke Bryan, Eric Church, Walker Hayes, Lady Antebellum, Little Big Town, Darius Rucker, McCurdy, Olsen, Keith Urban and West.
A native Nashvillian, House graduated from Arizona State University with a degree in Communications/Broadcasting. After college she returned to Nashville to intern at the management firm, Moress, Nanas Entertainment, working with Clint Black, Lorrie Morgan and Donna Summer. In 1995 she joined Starstruck Entertainment as an administrative assistant and was soon promoted to Professional Manager. In 1998 she took a position as Professional Manager at Maverick Music. Over the course of her career she has secured cuts for such artists as Reba McEntire, Lee Ann Womack, Lonestar, and Deana Carter.