SuzAnn Brantner heads WME’s digital division, serving as the agency’s resident new media expert. Pointing on the company’s digital initiatives, Brantner also works with clients to provide new ways to distribute their content while maximizing profits and maintaining control of their rights. Brantner was formerly the head of WME’s self serve division of the music department, where she developed distribution strategies for artists such as Aretha Franklin, Mitchel Musso, Mogwai and Ice Cube.
A graduate of Indiana University, Brantner worked for 3 Artist Management before taking a position in the strategic marketing department at Warner Brothers Records. In 1997, Brantner returned to 3 Artist Management where she managed The Crystal Method, Paul Oakenfold, Grandaddy and B.T., among others, eventually rising to become the GM before joining the William Morris Agency in January 2008.
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