NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Laura Lynn and Jessica Linthicum announce Artistry Alliances, a multifaceted entertainment marketing company that works on behalf of artists, aligning them with brands through partnerships, building relationships based on shared values, goals and mutual respect. Since launching in February 2019, Artistry Alliances has aligned artists with national brands including Zaxby’s, Bulletproof Coffee, Neocure CBD, Ford, Hot Topic, Country Outfitters and many more. Forthcoming partnership activation announcements with major league sports teams and more news to come in early 2020.
Laura Lynn began her career in the entertainment industry at the age of 18 on a film set. Lynn then created and produced her own radio show on KLSX, the FM talk station in Los Angeles, for three years, produced films and TV shows working with HBO, The WB, Discovery Network, Al Roker Productions and more. After relocating to Nashville in 2005, she began focusing on music through working with artists and focusing on partnerships. Laura has spent the past ten years managing No. 1 Billboard charting artist, Lucas Hoge, aligning Hoge with national and global brands such as Southwest Airlines, Bass Pro/Cabela’s, Animal Planet, Wrangler and many more. Building Hoge’s brand based on organic interests of Hoge and his fans, leading to an upcoming outdoor lifestyle show, Hoge Wild due out next year.
After meeting Jessica Linthicum, knowing they both spoke the same language they launched Artistry Alliances. “I love what every day brings, being creative and bringing the right partners together to form an organic alliance is what we do,” said Laura Lynn. “I am honored to get to work with Jessica and what we’ve accomplished in our first year is overwhelming.”
Jessica Linthicum started her career in the fashion industry at the tender age of 16 when she produced “Runway on HWY 46” to showcase Banana Republic. The experience of coordinating a show with over 500 guests stuck with the entrepreneur whose professional background in the hospitality and luxury industry included acting as sous chef for the top caterer on the Central Coast and working as a certified wine sommelier as well as supporting the Paso Robles wine industry in marketing efforts driving tourism and awareness to over 250 locations. It was through these experiences that Jessica Linthicum developed partnerships in the Los Angeles film industry and with sanctioned award ceremonies like the MTV Awards, Golden Globes and Emmys. Her relationships then segued her into a seven-year radio career and to husband Jay Bradley, music industry vet that brought her to Nashville where she then worked as the Director of Marketing for Cumulus Radio and soon after launched her own consulting firm.
“I wake up and feel blessed to have a different hat every day, be it match making, creating or finding new partnerships globally that will take celebrities to the next level of their careers. Branding is in my blood. I love nothing more than to watch Super Bowl commercials and analyze data to show what’s trending, fading or on the verge that will keep Artistry Alliances on the cutting edge for our clients.” said Linthicum.
In the first year of business Artistry Alliances aligned artists with brands like: Zaxby’s, 1800 Flowers, Hot Topic, Diageo, Bass Pro/Cabela’s, NFR, Country Outfitters, Bulletproof Coffee, Hyper Offroad, GSM Outdoors, Beardbrand, Boot Barn, Uncle Nearest Whiskey, Ariat, Best Friends Rescue, OTS (Ocean Technology Systems) Sherwood Scuba, Freedom Boat Club and many more. Additionally Artistry Alliances has expanded their team and looks forward to highlighting new team members in the new year.