Los Angeles, July 13, 2011 — Independent music publishing and licensing company pigFACTORY Music, whose roster includes recordings and songs by artists such as Def Leppard, Iggy Pop, and Joan Jett & The Blackhearts, has just signed with Provident Financial to handle the company’s business and financial management. The announcement was made today by Keatly Haldeman, CEO, pigFACTORY Music.
Haldeman said, “We are excited to announce our business relationship with Provident, one of the foremost entertainment biz management companies. This new relationship will allow pigFACTORY to leverage Provident’s financial expertise and industry connections to expand our business. We are already in discussions to represent select clients of Provident for pigFACTORY’s services.”
ABOUT PROVIDENT FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT:
Since 1982, Provident Financial Management has developed a reputation for capably managing the financial affairs of a diverse group of clients, including members of the music, motion picture, television and sports industries. The firm’s client base includes some of the most successful and well-known individuals in the entertainment and sports industries as well as many high net-worth professionals. The firm’s approach to managing its clients’ financial affairs allows entertainment industry talent and busy executives to concentrate and focus their energy on their careers while Provident business managers coordinate and implement a financial structure for them.
From handling the initial financial services required by young talent such as some of the “American Idol” finalists, to clients that have been household names for 25 years, Provident’s list of clients contains more than 300 individuals and groups that use its financial services to complement their teams that include attorneys, agents and managers working in unison.
ABOUT PIGFACTORY MUSIC PUBLISHING:
pigFACTORY Music Publishing specializes in the international placement of music in film, television, film trailers, advertising, and videogames, and in the collection of publishing royalties, worldwide. To that end, the company leverages an advanced digital publishing system to proactively exploit its clients’ music catalogues and track music publishing royalties on a global scale. The company represents top songwriters, artists, record producers, labels, and publishers, with a roster of over 250,000 songs, including an extensive selection of classic hits.
pigFACTORY is one of the few independent publishers in the international marketplace to affiliate directly with a large number of royalty societies throughout the world. Via its direct memberships and partnerships, and by using state-of-the-art royalty software, pigFACTORY quickly and accurately registers its clients’ song catalogues with the publishing rights societies, and collects ‘at source’ in most major international territories.
The U.S. headquarters of pigFACTORY is 8075 W. Third Street, Suite # 540, Los Angeles, CA, 90048. The phone is 323/653-1200, and the website is