Tobacco Dock, London
31 October - 2 November 2019
Tobacco Dock, London 31 October - 2 November 2019
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Tobacco Dock, London 31 October - 2 November 2019

Chris Ruff

Atlantic Records Product Manager & Fueled By Ramen UK Lead

Turn It Up To 11! Making It In Rock And Alternative Music

  • 15:15 - 16:15
  • Friday 9 November
  • The Marquee Room


    After short stints at Warner Brothers and Roadrunner Records, Chris began his Atlantic Records / Fuelled By Ramen venture in 2012. In his role, he has overseen #1 campaigns for the likes of Paramore and Jamie Lawson as well as working on a raft global campaigns for artists such as Birdy, James Blunt, Kelly Clarkson, Paolo Nutini and Vance Joy.  Furthermore, Chris has been able to carve out a name for himself nurturing alternative, rock and punk bands on both sides of the pond, recently working with the likes of All Time Low, Halestorm, Shinedown, Against The Current, Billy Talent, SWMRS, War On Drugs, Paramore and YONAKA.

    An active member in diversity issues within music and an ambassador for ‘Love Music, Hate Racism’ Chris regularly curates fundraising events and oversaw the global re-launch of LMHR in 2017 with help from artists such as Ed Sheeran, Stormzy and All Time Low.

    In addition to this, Chris has raised over £500,000 as part of fundraising teams tackling child trafficking in Nepal and Tanzania by team leading exhibition teams on Mt. Everest and Mt. Kilimanjaro.

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