Longtime manager Tim Bernett has established Deep Blue Arts, a new venture focused on artist management, film music supervision and consultation.

Most previously. Bernett was a management partner with the Fitzgerald-Hartley Company, from 2001 to 2006, and a VP with Gold Mountain Entertainment prior to that, from 1994 to 2001.

The company's initial management roster features Richard Thompson, Jill Sobule and Catie Curtis.