James Moodie is Director, Artist Services for The Orchard, and is based in their London HQ in Kings Cross. He joined in 2017 as Senior Marketing Manager working with the company’s roster of talent, including The Cribs and Lower Than Atlantis, overseeing major studio releases and tours. In his current role Moodie strategically works across multiple areas of the business, looking after artist campaigns for double BRIT Award winner Jorja Smith as well as Sketpa and Maverick Sabre. Prior to this, Moodie headed up the music and talent team at Vevo, looking after both major and independent labels. Moodie is a huge advocate and champion of emerging artists and worked with the likes of Wolf Alice & James Bay through Vevo’s original programming, raising their profile through video content. Previously Moodie worked in artist management at Big Life.