Del Williams named Global Head of Talent at DWP
LOS ANGELES (CelebrityAccess) — Independent festival and event producer Danny Wimmer Presents has announced that industry veteran Del Williams has been named Global Head Of Talent for the company.
In her new role, Williams will take over curating and booking all of DWP’s festivals, including Aftershock, Bourbon & Beyond, GoldenSky Country Music Festival, Inkcarceration Music & Tattoo Festival, Louder Than Life and Welcome To Rockville, as well as unique events. and special events.
As part of his new gig, he will also work closely with Billy Brill and Seth Shomes to develop DWP’s Talent Services division, which deals with providing talent to casinos and fairs.
Williams brings significant industry experience to her new role, and her resume includes a tenure as National Promotions Manager for Elektra Entertainment and playing a role in the early careers of artists such as Radiohead, Dave Matthews Band , Coldplay, Muse, Sublime, Alanis Morissette and Maroon 5, among
He is also the co-creator of many successful festival brands, including Rock On The Range, Carolina Rebellion and KROQ’s Inland Invasion.
“Del is part of the core fabric of DWP, dating back to our roots in the days of Rock On The Range. He was there when we started this business and it’s only fitting that he helps guide us as we continue to grow and grow our business,” said Danny Hayes, CEO of Danny Wimmer Presents. “Our relationships with artists and their representatives are more important than ever and we are thrilled to have someone so respected and knowledgeable. than Del to lead this charge.”