LOS ANGELES and NEW YORK, April 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- RTG Ventures (OTCQB: RTGV) announced today the appointment of Steve Baughman as Head, US Operations for RTG, headquartered in Los Angeles. RTG will sub-lease offices from Aderra in downtown LA. A New York satellite office for RTG will be established in June.
The appointment of Baughman is re-enforcement of the company executing its business plan and utilizing its strongest assets, namely its marketing agency Digital Clarity and the technology focus of Pulse Station.
Reggie James, SVP, Marketing and Communications commented: "Steve's addition to the team is a reflection of the company's ambition and Steve's ability to leverage his strong contact base to open up new business for the RTG brands in LA and beyond."
RTG will provide details on the roll-out and initial focus shortly.
About Steve Baughman
Steve graduated from California State University, Chico in 1995 with a BA in Music, Recording Arts. The Pussycat Dolls, Usher, 50 Cent, Destiny's Child, Pink and Snoop Dogg are just a handful of the top-selling artists that Grammy Award-winner Steven "Steve B" Baughman has worked with. As an independent recording engineer working for Death Row Records, Interscope Records, Sony Records, Capitol Records, Universal Music Group and many others, he was able to form relationships with some of the biggest moguls in the music business, including but not limited to, Dr. Dre, Eminem, Michael Jackson, Jimmy Iovine, and 50 Cent.
Steve has worked on innumerable platinum records like Eminem's 2002 "Eminem Show", which was nominated for multiple Grammy's and won in the category of Best Rap Album. In 2004, Steve opened his own personal recording studio, servicing multi-platinum artists and up-and-coming talent. In 2007, Steve was hired by multi-billionaire Dr. Henry Nicholas to help form a new record label. As a staff A&R/producer/mixer, he was responsible for handling existing talent and bringing new talent into the system. Currently Steve is developing MyAppDeck and providing Aderra with his extensive contacts in the Music Industry.
About RTG Ventures
RTG Ventures offers Music & Entertainment Technology Solutions and Digital Marketing Services. Harnessing the strength of its digital marketing agency, that has a trusted reputation over the last 8 years, the company has applied its knowledge process in developing cutting edge technology platforms for web, mobile and tablet devices.
Using Digital Clarity's application in the Marketing and Social arena, RTG Ventures offers a unique value proposition of intelligent, analytics based technology solutions with the support of an experienced digital marketing team. RTG Ventures, Inc. is an OTC:QB Company. Symbol RTGV.
About Brand Entertain
Brand Entertain develops strategic, multi-channel branded entertainment properties and ventures that drive consumer engagement and grow product sales for brand partners online and in-store.
Brand Entertain plays the roles of developer, packager, co-producer and licensor when it comes to original branded entertainment and media platforms.
Brand Entertain provides the strategy, architecture and strategic partner development necessary to finance and operate economically viable properties.
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