Music industry vets Craig Campbell and Vanessa Parker-Davis are joining forces to create The POD (“Professionals on Demand”), a new venture housing industry professionals with expertise in publicity, social media/internet marketing, artist development, and creative/art design services.
The company is launching with first client Angie Johnson from NBC’s The Voice. Johnson gained attention with a YouTube video of her military band performing Adele’s “Rolling In The Deep” in Afghanistan surfaced and caught the eye of Voice host Carson Daly. To date the clip has over 2.8 million views.
Campbell and Davis will both retain ownership and continue to operate their respective companies, Campbell Entertainment Group and Splash! Public Relations.
Campbell’s career includes time as VP Publicity for Sony Music Nashville, as well as with AristoMedia before launching CEG in 2008. Current clients include .38 Special, Joey+Rory, Joanna Smith, Phil Vassar, Gretchen Wilson, Weston Burt, and Darren Warren. He also works with corporate clients Grandaddy Mimm’s Moonshine, NSAI, and Fontanel Mansion and Woods Amphitheater.
Parker-Davis opened Splash! in 2003, and spent time working in publicity for Arista/Nashville, Atlantic/Nashville, and as Sr. Dir. of Media and PR at Capitol Records. She currently works with The Band Perry, John Michael Montgomery, Casey Donahew Band, peerMusic, Michael Knox, Jeremy McComb, Jason Sturgeon, Steve Richard, and the Swon Brothers.
POD is located at 1520 16th Ave. S., Nashville, TN 37212. Phone: 615-321-1383.