Dub Putnam has been delighting audiences with his music for over 40 years. He is a seasoned performer, composer, arranger, producer and director with over 300 compositions now listed in his catalogue. He has appeared on over 60 concert stages, bringing his smooth sounds of jazz, pop, R & B, country and gospel music to appreciative fans around the world. He has received the Platinum and Gold Songwriter's award from R.I.A.A. for his composition of the Gold Hit song “Only You” performed by the “Whispers”.
Strengths: Proven ability to manage budgets in excess of 5 million, successful team builder and growth oriented with a global focus which serves as a viable asset for success of any venture.
Word Media, Arlington, TX
International Creative Consultant
1998 to Present
Creative Director for client based needs. Versed in Prince 2 for UK. Responsibilities include letter campaigns, promotional ads, book writing, television and Internet programming content, product development and strategic planning. Services rendered included ghost writing, script and commercial copy, corporate training and life coaching.
Dub Putnam Productions/ Appalachian Gold Music Corporation
Senior Vice President/Chief Stock Holder
Designed company infra-structure, operations, financial projections, and management for public relations, client prospecting, mergers and acquisitions. Served as Chair for all legal negotiations concerning properties and intellectual properties. Created national radio promotions, writers' showcases, career developmental modules. Met with major and independent record companies and their artists. Executed agreements with international record companies and their artists including sub-publishing, copyright administration negotiations and royalty disbursement contracts.
Flying Wedge international Music Publishing Company
Chief writer, arranger and producer. Initialed contracts with other writers to add their catalog. This publishing company serves Mr. Putnam at present with a continuing vehicle to compose and publish musical compositions. There are over 300 compositions now listed in this catalog
Las Vegas Hilton
Member Austin All Stars Band
Platinum and Gold Song Writer award from R.I.A.A.; Solar Records, “Whispers” #1 Platinum LP cut/#1 B-Side Gold Hit Entitled “Only You”
Fox Network “Best Entertainer-1988”
Honorable Mention Top Ten Percent Music City Song Festival-Nashville, TN
Country Music Association
Broadcasters Museum Contributor
Songwriters Guild of America
Billboard National Song Contest Finalist Judge
Honorary Doctorate for Human Rights Activism
Emmy Nomination for Segment Excellence in Christian Broadcasting
Finalist/Music City Song Festival
Honored Guest at STAXX Records Reunion, Atlanta
Memphis Producers Showcase Panel Guest
Heart Fund Telethon Announcer & Host
Chaplain California State Senate
California Sate Expo Entertainer Representing Governor of California
Appeared on over 60 concert stages as entertainer, producer and director.
The Global Summits, Vision For Life, ASCAP/Arizona State Leaders Conference, Chaplain for California State Senate, Goodwill Ambassador for the Governor of California, GTE-VISNET, The Valley of the Sun Entertainment Conference, Columbus Leadership Coalition, The Nashville Music Industry Movers and Shakers Conference, including many mainline churches across the North American continent and in the United Kingdom.
Fortune 500 Companies
The Agreement Center
NBC, CBS, ABC, TNN, BBC, TBN, TIN, DAYSTAR, VH –1, MTV, FOX, ESPN
Word Media, Inc.
21st Century Advertising
Genesis Group, London, UK
Kimball World Audio & Video
OPE, London, UK
Aladdin's Castle Video Arcades
Night Club Association of America
Channel 30, Nashville
Ace of Clubs
Tru Value Country Showdown
A to Z Productions
Funky Sounds of America
Country Song Round –up Magazine
Board Walk Café
Sharon Allen Promotions
Flying Burrito Brothers
Every Mothers Nightmare
Tom Paul Glaser, Glaser Studios
Jim Halsey Co
Music Business Directory
Bobby Roberts Entertainment
Gene Watson Fan Club
Mel Tillis Studios
Rai Bang Band
Nine World Broadcasting