Senior Vice President Sales & Marketing
My iPod’s most-played: “One” by U2
My soundDNA®: Bohemian Like You, The Dandy Warhols
Andy French started his career at the legendary A&M Records where he was in charge of Artist Relations duties for artists such as Sting and Barry White. He also helped guide the career development of numerous emerging artists and directed hundreds of celebrity promotions.
He then moved to the GRAMMY Foundation where he developed the “Smart Symphonies” program, which included three multi-platinum CDs distributed in 18 languages in 33 countries around the world. He also managed the flagship music education initiative, “GRAMMY in the Schools”. At DMI, French has created music promotions on global airlines and in movie theatres, restaurants, sports arenas, baseball stadiums, bars and gyms. French has also produced compilation CDs for General Mills, P&G and Kellogg’s and programmed the worldwide in-room music for Wyndham Hotels.