Cherrytree Records founder Martin Kierszenbaum has partnered with Kobalt to launch Cherrytree Music Publishing in the US.
The exclusive, worldwide deal will see Kobalt provide funding, administration and creative services for Kierszenbaum’s new company.
Kierszenbaum said: “I’m excited to be starting Cherrytree Music Publishing in partnership with Kobalt, Richard [Sanders, Kobalt president] and especially Benjamin Groff who’s been a good friend and colleague for a long time. With their expert support, I’m looking forward to extending the Cherrytree philosophy to protect and amplify our recording artists’ and management clients’ creative visions to serve songwriters with the same attention and care.”
Added Sanders: “Martin Kierszenbaum exemplifies the true spirit of an entrepreneur in today’s music business. We look forward to be partnering with him in his new venture,”