Elliot Grainge, Founder and CEO of the L.A.-based independent record label 10K Projects, announced today that he has appointed industry veteran Brittney King Brock to the newly created position of President of Operations and General Manager at the label. In her new role, Mrs. Brock will oversee all label operations, including leading and growing the company’s staff, implementing best practices for driving operational efficiencies and managing relationships with artists’ teams and distribution partners.
“Brittney is exactly the kind of executive that we need to support the rapid growth we’re experiencing at 10K,” said Mr. Grainge. “She’s worked with some of the most successful operators in the world and I’m looking forward to her bringing her unique skillset to 10K as we forge our path in this business.”
Mrs. Brock is the owner of King Creative Group, a full service creative and management agency that provides such services as independent A&R administration, talent management, brand strategy, and creative consulting. Prior to forming her own company, Brittney had successful tenures as a Producer for the Oprah Winfrey Network, Director of A&R for Sean Combs at Bad Boy Entertainment, and Talent Manager for Combs’ Revolt TV, where she oversaw and managed the network’s on-air talent pool. She began her career in Atlanta as a talent manager at Content Creative Services where she managed the day-to-day careers of A-list artists including Usher, Justin Bieber, Bryan Michael Cox and Mary J. Blige.
“Elliot and his team at 10K have built an impressively diverse roster of successful artists in just a couple of years,” said Mrs. Brock. “I’m looking forward to getting to work and contributing to the continued success of the label.”
The Alabama native began her career in the music industry in 2003 while attending Clark Atlanta University. Mrs. Brock will be based in 10K’s Los Angeles headquarters.