Jen Hodges

Freelance Marketer & Promotions Freelancer

Location:Nashville, Tennessee, United States
2 Skills

E Line Music Nashville, TN August 2011-Present

• Director of Operations for Artist Services securing sales and executing market strategies for artists
• Obtained copyrights, licensing, and clearance for artists
• Forged strategic alliances with key industry figures to promote mutual growth and enhance brand awareness
• Performed administrative duties as needed
• Scheduled and executed celebrity interviews for eLMTV

Adroit Records Nashville, TN March 2010-August 2011

• Responsible for inventory tracking, client invoices and correspondence, account balancing, and securing sales
• Composed and distributed press releases, PR material to media outlets
• Shipped, inventoried, filled orders, and balanced books for merchandise warehouse
• Answered phones and performed administrative/office management duties as needed
• Social media upkeep/prepared market and sales reports for the president

The Muse Nashville, TN December 2008-March 2010

• Corresponded with booking agents, touring and local acts, managers, and labels to schedule/confirm events
• Reached out to marketing channels including web, radio, and Nashville Scene/Metro, Zines
• Implemented text messaging market strategy, stimulating and maximizing revenue
• Managed events, budgeted bands and advertising

Hopeless Records Los Angeles, CA May-August 2008

• Interpreted, researched, and prepared data for senior management and marketing team
• Composed PR material for and created strategic market presence on cutting edge social networking sites
• Assisted in warehouse and distribution

Chrysalis Music Group Los Angeles, CA May-August 2008

• Connected product to key clientele
• Discovered new music/markets for catalog

Open Your Mind Fest Winston-Salem, NC July 2005

• Booked and scheduled all bands/artists
• Budgeted the event
• Marketing outlets: Feature in Relish, interview on 106.5 The End, web


• Proficient in PC and Mac platforms, Microsoft Office, Excel, Word, Powerpoint, Filemaker Pro, Yahoo/Google Calendar,
Microsoft Outlook, Social Networking, Reason, Thunderbird, Open Office, Constant Contact, Reverbnation


Berklee College of Music Boston, MA Sep. 2005-Dec. 2008

GPA= 3.4 overall, 3.7 in major
Graduated: December 2008
Major: Music Business/Management
Awards: BEST Scholarship, Three times BAS Scholarship, Three times Dean’s List Honor, Certificate of Appreciation Award
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