DREW HILL - POPULAR MUSIC DISTRIBUTION
PANEL TOPICS – BREXIT: THE REALITIES FOR THE MUSIC BUSINESS
Drew Hill is the Managing Director of Proper Music Group, a full services company
providing everything from global physical and digital distribution to artist and label
services, publishing and online retail, as well as having its own record label, Proper
Under Drew’s stewardship, Proper has expanded across all divisions with its
distribution arm, Proper Music Distribution, now the largest independent physical
distributor in the UK. In November 2017, Proper moved to new warehouse space,
more than quadrupling their capacity. Proper handle over one million titles at any one
time, representing 5% of the UK’s physical recorded music market and distribute for
nearly 1000 independent labels spanning classical to rock, jazz to electronica.
Prior to Proper, Drew was Product Manager at the Walt Disney Company, working
on major releases including the hugely successful ‘High School Musical’ film
soundtrack. He first joined the music industry in 2001 as International Product
Manager at Curb Records.