Tony Garvey spent 10 years from the early 90’s working for 2 of the largest Major Records groups: Polygram Music and The Universal Music Group, heading up the promo division for its umbrella of labels which included Island Records, DefJam, Priority, MCA / Motown and AM:PM. Tony was instrumental in the national promotion campaigns for many of its Artists and No.1 Chart success’s. He spent 2 years as A+R Manager at Universal Music Publishing before moving on to Defected Records in 2003. Working across an array of genre’s and with many high profile Producers his Club, Radio and TV strategies have played a key role in increasing their respective profiles.
Marc Thomas hails from the world of advertising, planning global cross media campaigns for brands such as Canon, Mercedes Benz and the Financial Times. A move into the Music Industry in 2006 saw Him join Defected Records where he managed the marketing and distribution strategies for both Defected and Strictly Rhythm. Marc is a strong creative and his conceptual artwork directions have delivered many exciting visual campaigns, His clear understanding of both the Digital and Physical Music Market place, enhanced with his cross media experience have seen him secure many successful and exciting new product opportunities across the likes of iTunes, Beatport and Traxsource. Marc also runs his own label and clubnight under his Bullet Train Brand and also hosts a weekly radio show on London Rinse FM.