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The AristoMedia Group Celebrates 35th Anniversary

(Nashville, TN – April 13, 2015) Nashville-based entertainment-marketing company, The AristoMedia Group, is celebrating its 35th anniversary.

Founded in April 1980 by President/CEO Jeff Walker as a public relations firm, the AristoMedia Group has grown into a multi-faceted media, marketing and promotion company. The company includes specialized departments, including Aristo P.R. (publicity and PR), AristoVideo (video promotion and marketing), AristoWorks (digital development and marketing), Marco Promotions (secondary and tertiary radio promotion) and Marco Club Connection (dance venue marketing). The company offers project management and music consulting through Jeff Walker and Associates, and digital music delivery for streaming outlets through StreamTrack, launched in 2014.

Throughout the years, AristoMedia and Walker have been recognized for their activism for the globalization of Nashville-based music. AristoMedia issues a quarterly global newsletter that highlights international Country music news . Walker has received the CMA President’s Award, the CMA Jo Walker Meador International Award, Country Music Association Australia’s Lifetime Achievement Award, the BCMA International Services Award (UK), and the Canadian Country Music Association’s Leonard T. Rambeau International Support Award.

Senior staff of the company includes Craig Bann (Sr. VP Promotion/ Marketing), Rick Kelly (VP of Promotion), Jon Walker (VP of Digital), Christy Watkins (VP of Public Relations/Media Marketing) and Matt Watkins (VP of Marketing/Operations). Located on Music Row, The AristoMedia Group employs 15 full-time and part-time employees.

The AristoMedia Group President/CEO, Jeff Walker notes, “When I started the company, the compact disc was still in development, the Internet was over a decade away from major acceptance, and digital downloads and streaming were not even in the music business vocabulary. The times have driven the company to continuously re-invent our service offerings and expand into new areas I could not have imagined 35 years ago. We strive to stay ahead of our industry’s needs and I’m proud of the company AristoMedia has become.”

For full details on the company and the various departments, visit The AristoMedia Group, is comprised of five distinct departments: AristoVideo (Video Promotion), Aristo P.R. (Publicity), AristoWorks (New Media), Marco Promotions (Secondary Radio Promotion) and Marco Club Connection (Dance Venue Marketing).

The AristoMedia Group is located at 1620 16th Ave. S., Nashville, TN, 37211. Contact the company at (615) 269-7071 or visit for more information.