Athena Music International’s President, Evelyn Cream, has a wealth of experience in the music industry and strong business relationships globally that have made her an important go-to person for record labels, music managers, trade associations, artists and more. Before starting her own company, she worked at Warner Music Canada, Anthem Entertainment Group/SRO Management and CAPAC (now called SOCAN) in a variety of areas such as marketing, publicity, artist management, publishing, and royalty administration for more then 15 years.
In 1998, she started Athena Music International to help labels and artists increase their business worldwide, via international project management, distribution, marketing and publicity campaigns, and artist management. She has twice won awards for her marketing campaigns, the 2003 Ontario Economic Developers Council for Marketing Materials and 2002 Canadian Economic Developers Council for Marketing Materials.
Evelyn has worked with musicians from every conceivable music style including Rush, The Three Tenors, Herbie Hancock, Steve Vai, The Yardbirds, Blue Rodeo, Chloe Charles, Great Big Sea, Kronos Quartet, Larry Carlton, Steve Lukather, Pierre Bensuan, Paul Brandt, Roy Hargrove, Harem Scarem, Dweezil Zappa, and Thomas Hampson. Since launching Athena Music International, her clients have included Universal Music, Favored Nations Entertainment, Canadian Independent Music Association (CIMA) and Canadian Music Week.