John Rotella joined Shout! at its inception in 2003 and brings more than twenty years of entertainment industry experience to his role as Senior Vice President, Sales. John previously served as Senior Vice President of Marketing and New Media for Priority Records and General Manager for ARK21. John’s deep industry experience includes having served as Vice President of Marketing for A&M Records and Vice President of Sales & Marketing at Polydor Records.
John’s prior experience also includes serving as West Coast Regional Sales & Marketing Director at Island/Def Jam, Project Manager for Polydor Records and in management at PolyGram’s Distribution division for over ten years. John’s major label sales and marketing skills combined with his independent label accomplishments have been important contributions to Shout! Studios.