My name is David Kim – I am a music publicist and the founder of Meraki PRM, a boutique digital public relations and marketing firm for the dance music industry. I am a writer for electronic music website, Lessthan3, and am passionate about discovering new music/artists, entrepreneurship, and networking.
- ad sales
- content acquisition/partnerships
- public relations/media outreach
- social media
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey-New Brunswick
- 2007-2011 Communications, Bachelor of Arts
Writer + Ad Sales
Your source for the best electronic music, festival news, and artist interviews in Dubstep, Trap, House, Electro, Trance, Drum & Bass, Techno, EDM, & more.
Our dream is to bring EDM to the forefront of the American music scene, while continuing to advance the genre worldwide. Whether you’re a diehard raver or a newbie, we welcome you to join this movement.
Ad clients: Wantickets, Cr2 Records, & more
Meraki PRM is a new, boutique DJ-oriented public relations and marketing firm, dedicated to serving the needs of the dance music industry. We are based in New York City and focus on the American market.
The company name, “Meraki” is derived from a Greek word which is best described as doing something with soul, creativity, and love — to put something of ourselves into our work. This is the mentality and approach that we apply to each and every one of our clients and projects, no matter the size.
Drafted/circulated all press material. Coordinated all aspects of artist hospitality and media requests. Cultivated skills in event marketing, entertainment consulting, hospitality services, media outreach, event operation management and event planning/production.
clients (current/past/forthcoming): Cr2 Records, The ECL Group, Bounce Media Group, Motez (Debut U.S. Tour), Jason Ross (Anjunabeats), Matt Nash (Spinnin, Revealed), Jakko, Sevag, Thomas Newson, Steve Powers & more
Music Editor / Artist Relations
Oversees and delegates tasks to all staff members as it pertains to all editorial content/features, media related inquiries – artist exclusives, interviews, live set recordings; Liaison to artists for the syndication of all mixed audio content.
- 2014-2014 PR Assistant
Creative Artists Agency
- 2011-2012 Corporate Reception
Warner Bros. Records
- 2010-2010 A&R Intern/Assistant