VP of Marketing and International Relations
Matt Watkins has been an integral member of AristoMedia for over twelve years. He is a native of Brentwood, TN and serves as the company’s VP of Marketing, Operations and International Relations. Watkins is a 2007 graduate of Nashville’s Belmont University, earning a degree in Business with a Marketing emphasis. Watkins spent time as an intern at AristoMedia during his time in college and worked on smaller projects such as digitizing the company’s publishing content and overseeing its special projects division. It wasn’t long until Watkins started making his way through different areas of the company, making an especially large impact in developing Marco Club Connection through initial research and finding various clubs.
As VP of Marketing, Operations and International Relations, Watkins administers and oversees all functions of The AristoMedia Group. He additionally directs all international initiatives for the company, manages GMV Nashville with online digital distribution and licensing, and is an integral member in the Publicity division. Beginning in 2006, he oversaw the CMA Music Fest Daytime Stages talent bookings and coordinated selection and logistics of the CMA Global Artist Party, which showcases Country music artists from around the globe.
Watkins finds that he spends most of his time with family, often enjoying their time at the park. He enjoys reading fiction, watching television shows such as Game of Thrones and Homeland, listening to 90’s rock music, and keeping up on technology and business news. Watkins says that he tries to stay engaged in his surroundings by “always trying to learn something new.”
He is a member of the Country Music Association, the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (NARAS), Society of Leaders in Development (SOLID) and the Country Music Hall of Fame Troubadour Society.
Watkins has come a long way from his time as an intern during his time at Belmont University. The AristoMedia Group is proud to have an individual with Watkins’ leadership ability and industry experience. His wide range of knowledge continues to support the many divisions within the company.
Contact: 615-269-7071, ext. 128 / Email: firstname.lastname@example.org