CHRYSALIS RECORDS HIRES JOHN DYER AS NEW MANAGING DIRECTOR
Chrysalis Records has hired John Dyer as Managing Director. Dyer will be charged with the day to day running, creative and strategic direction of the label.
Dyer was most recently Director of Operations at Domino Records. Prior to that he was GM of PIAS Recordings UK and also worked for Mute Records as their Marketing Manager. He began his career working in the sales teams for Rough Trade and London Records.
John Dyer, MD Chrysalis Records said, “It had to be a very special company and challenge for me to make a move and taking on the MD position at Chrysalis fulfills both those criteria. The company is packed with talented people and of course has an amazing history. It will be a privilege to take the label forward and work with the current and future artists.”
Artists on the current Chrysalis Records roster include The Specials, Sinead O’Connor, The Waterboys, Ten Years After, Suzi Quatro, Fun Lovin’ Criminals, Steve Harley and Debbie Harry.