Dave Chase

Music Consultant & Creative Director - Currently Available

Level
Senior
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
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Professions
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Projects credited in

  • A distinctively British luxury brand, since 1856.
    SN
    Website Designer
    Marketing Coordinator
  • Senior model agent
    Product Development Manager
    Senior Project Manager
  • Senior model agent
    PS
    Website Developer
    Assistant Creative Producer
  • Senior model agent
    Product Development Manager
    Producer/ Director
  • Senior model agent
    AS
    Entertainment Marketing and VIP Relations
    Senior Project Manager
  • Fashion Stylist & Consultant
    Music Consultant & Creative Director - Currently Available
    Social Media & Communications Coordinator
  • Marketing Consultant
    AS
    Entertainment Marketing and VIP Relations
  • Director of Photography
    Senior Project Manager
  • Director of Photography
    Product Development Manager
    Film Director & Creative

About me

Global lead for music at Burberry between 2011-2018. A senior creative, strategic and commercially astute music executive with extensive international & UK experience and senior industry relationships across the music industry. Previously held senior music leadership roles within WPP, Universal Music & EMI Records. Experience in record labels (Universal Music, EMI, MUTE), radio (XFM, Kiss FM), live music (KOKO, V Festival, Metropolis Music), brands (American Express, Unilever), agencies (Cake, Mindshare, GroupM, Momentum) and more. Dave has produced soundtracks to 20+ London and Milan Fashion Week shows including unique live performances by artists including Benjamin Clementine, Paloma Faith & Ilan Eshkeri, partnering with Apple Music as official Curators on the platform and to release recordings of each performance. Executive producer for numerous recording projects by artists including Duffy (for My Burberry Black) and Cara Delevigne (for Burberry Her), Dave has also helped to launch and establish the careers of numerous emerging British musicians through ongoing collaborative partnerships including George Ezra, James Bay & Tom Odell, often ahead of the traditional music industry.

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Skills

  • Music
  • Live Music
  • Booking Musicians
  • Music Advertising
  • Music Branding
  • Music Consulting
  • Music Curation
  • Music Management
  • Music Marketing
  • Music Supervision

People I’ve worked with

Companies I’ve worked with

  • F

    Freelance

    • Burberry

      Burberry

      • Fashion and Textiles
    • MARIO TESTINO+

      MARIO TESTINO+

      • Arts and Culture
    • E

      Espionage

      Work history

      2018

      Director of Music

      Burberry

      Oct 2011 - Dec 2018
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Full Time
      • Recruited by CCO Christopher Bailey as global lead on all music activity across the business including music supervision (London Fashion Week shows, advertising, store network, global events), content initiatives (Burberry Acoustic, Apple Music official Curator & content partnership), A&R and music talent sourcing, recording projects, partnerships (Bowers & Wilkins, Apple Music), deal negotiation plus implementation in partnership with marketing and wider creative departments. To date, we have collaborated with numerous talent including James Bay, George Ezra, Alison Moyet, Paloma Faith, Benjamin Clementine, Tom Odell, Duffy, Rae Morris, Ed Harcourt, Rhodes, Ilan Eshkeri, Jake Bugg, Anna Calvi, Clare Maguire, Marika Hackman, Isaac Gracie, Jack Garratt, Billie Marten, Keaton Henson, Fenne Lily, Ten Tonnes, Matt Maltese, Lucy Rose and dozens more.

      2011

      Senior Account Director

      Momentum Worldwide

      May 2011 - Oct 2011
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Full Time

      2011

      Head Of Music Partnerships

      BrandAmp

      Feb 2008 - May 2011
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Full Time
      • BrandAmp was a Universal Music / WPP joint venture.

      2008

      Marketing Lead

      Mute Records

      Sep 2006 - Feb 2008
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Full Time

      2006

      Marketing Lead

      Metropolis Music

      Sep 2005 - Sep 2006
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Full Time

      2005

      Marketing Lead

      KOKO London

      Dec 2004 - Jul 2005
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Full Time

      2004

      Freelance Music Specialist

      Freelance

      Apr 2004 - Dec 2004
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Freelance

      2004

      Co-Founder / Account Director

      Espionage

      Mar 2003 - Apr 2004
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Full Time

      2003

      Account Manager

      Cake Group

      Feb 2000 - Mar 2003
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Full Time

      2001

      Live Reporter

      Xfm Radio

      Feb 1999 - Jun 2001
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Freelance

      2000

      Account Executive

      Deighton Rowe

      Feb 1997 - Feb 2000
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Full Time