TuneCore has named Dan Rutman director, U.S. & Canada, the independent digital music distributor announced today (May 13).
Rutman is the founder of independent label Solitaire Recordings, and has also held roles at Remote Control Records and Sneak Attack Media. In his new position, he will lead business development opportunities for both acquisition-based strategic partnerships and brand partnerships across TuneCore's key industries, as well as oversee Canadian artist relations and partnerships as the head of TuneCore Canada.
"Dan’s unique experience positions him as an individual that can tackle both business relations and creative brainstorming adeptly at a very high level," TuneCore co-head and chief revenue officer Andreea Gleeson said in a statement. "His understanding of artists is palpable and is already netting the company multiple new partnerships."