Hedley Entertainment has added three to its staff. Based in Nashville and New York City, Hedley Entertainment’s marketing/management/PR roster includes Curb Records, Dean Dillon, The Wild West Songwriter’s Festival and The Texas Jamm Band Featuring Members of George Strait’s Ace in the Hole Band.
Chuck Dauphin joins as Senior Publicist. He celebrates 25 years in the entertainment industry in 2016, and has worked for Tennessee radio stations WNKX/Centerville and WDKN/Dickson, as well the Interstate Radio Network. His writings have appeared in Billboard, Rolling Stone, Taste of Country, and Sounds Like Nashville. He won the Media Achievement Award from the Country Music Association in 2014. “I am very excited for this career opportunity,” he said. “Powell Hedley has assembled a very talented roster of clients, and I am proud to be a part of the team to help them get to the next level on the career ladder.” Dauphin will continue freelance work as well.
CeCe Dawson joins as Creative Director, overseeing web design, social media design, and the design of PR and Marketing collateral for Hedley Entertainment, as well as the company’s artists.
Additionally, Debbye Scroggins joins as office coordinator. A graduate of Oklahoma State University and the University of Tulsa College of Law, she began her music business career working for the Jim Halsey Company, where she worked with many of the agency’s clients, including Super Bowl-winning coach Barry Switzer. She has also served internships with the Law Offices of Bruce Phillips and Davis-Dirickson in Nashville.
“I am thrilled to work alongside these three super talented individuals as Hedley Entertainment continues to flourish,” says Hedley Entertainment Co-founder/President Powell Hedley. “I co-founded this company with Erika Durst—one of the most passionate, morally grounded and creative visionaries I have ever known. Jeff Tuerff, VP of Marketing at Curb Records, believed in us from day one. I am eternally grateful for the opportunity to expand as Curb announces new signings and remarkable advancement in artist development.”
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