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Tim Pithouse to Lead The Orchard’s Global Artist & Label Services Efforts

Oct 16, 2018

New York, NY – October 16, 2018 – The Orchard has named Tim Pithouse Global Head of Artist & Label Services effective November 1, 2018, it was announced today.

In this role, Pithouse will be responsible for expanding the company’s Artist & Label Services capabilities around the world, and driving greater global visibility and reach for artist releases from The Orchard. Based in New York, he will establish a presence for his team in all key markets, and leverage his expertise in developing and marketing artists internationally to collaborate closely with creators, set release goals, and execute impactful sales and marketing campaigns across The Orchard’s global network.

He will report to Brad Navin, CEO of The Orchard.

Stated Pithouse, “I look forward to working with the many skilled executives at The Orchard around the world to build a fantastic new artist-focused division that further expands the company’s global service offerings. My focus is on building careers and driving artist awareness internationally, and I look forward to helping provide The Orchard’s artists and labels with highly effective, efficient and creative solutions for reaching fan bases worldwide.”

Pithouse joins The Orchard from Sony Music Australia where he served as General Manager, International Marketing and Artist Development. He began with Sony Music in 2006 as a digital services account manager and over the years has held a number of roles in marketing and artist development within the company. Over his career he has played a key role in the Australian campaigns for artists including Alicia Keys, Amy Shark, Calvin Harris, Daft Punk, David Bowie, Future, George Ezra, Khalid, Mark Ronson, P!nk, RÜFÜS DU SOL, Travis Scott, Tash Sultana and many others. Prior to joining Sony Music, Pithouse held roles at EMAP Australia, Next Publishing and Granada in the UK. He completed a Masters in Arts Management from the Australian Institute of Music.

The Orchard is a leading music, film and video distribution company operating in over 40 markets worldwide. With a comprehensive artist & label services offering including full-service marketing, sync licensing, video services, transparent data analysis, advertising, rights management, digital and physical distribution and more, The Orchard empowers creators and businesses to grow and adapt in the dynamic global industry. For further information, visit