Amber Mundinger has been named Chief Operating Officer and Head of Strategic Partnerships for Artists Den Entertainment, based at the company’s New York headquarters. Amber joins a growing team of top professionals who will build out the next generation of premium live music entertainment on the Artists Den platform.
“Amber brings unique industry expertise, leadership and a clear understanding of the future of media and culture-based entertainment. We are delighted to have her join The Artists Den and confident she will have an important impact on our operations and elevate the caliber of our experiences in years to come,” says Mark Lieberman, Creator of the Artists Den.
Amber Mundinger has spent more than a decade working across sports, fashion and music. Starting her career at an international charity in London, working on major partnerships, and continuing into the world of sports at Florida Citrus Sports where she produced bowl games including the Capital One Bowl and Champs Sports Bowl. Following her work in sports she joined the City of Orlando’s Downtown Development Board to lead the rebrand strategy and launch initiatives for Downtown Orlando. Mundinger subsequently left Orlando for New York City, where she headed business development and marketing in global event production, working on events such as the U.S. Open, NYFW, major music festivals, and other large-scale initiatives.
Most recently, and prior to her new role with The Artists Den, Mundinger spent five years at Penske Media Corporation (PMC) where she served as SVP, Live Media & Strategic Partnerships for Rolling Stone. Previous to that she served as VP, New Ventures and GM, Summits & Events for Fairchild Live/WWD. At Rolling Stone, Mundinger built and launched the Live Media division, crafted its overall strategy and, with her team, executed more than 20 events and partnerships in six months as part of the brand’s relaunch, including furthering relationships and creating new partnerships with entities such as the New York Comedy Festival, YouTube Music, Kaaboo Music Festival, AEG, Live Nation and others.
At Fairchild Live/WWD, Mundinger launched business initiative and events in three new markets, China, Japan and South Korea. This included WWD’s WeChat channel in Mandarin – WWD’s first ever non-English language social media channel. In addition, she created the group’s annual partnerships program for its events platform overall, launched WWD’s first awards event, “WWD Honors,” and in collaboration with Penske Media’s Variety brand and the Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA), “Runway to Red Carpet,” an exclusive showcase for the red carpet awards season. Under Mundinger’s leadership the number of events grew to more than 25 across summits, forums, awards and industry initiatives. In addition, she formed large partnerships across industries with SXSW, New York Public Library, Cannes Lions, and other organizations to further the brand’s overall reach.
Mundinger is involved various charities and industry associations including Delivering Good, She Runs It, and the American Heart Association.
About THE ARTISTS DEN
Live from the Artists Den is a critically acclaimed television music series best known for presenting intimate concerts by extraordinary artists in untraditional and historic settings. The series connects fans with once-in-a-lifetime experiences from the industry’s finest talent. Live from the Artists Den has featured Adele, Shawn Mendes, John Legend, Alabama Shakes, Ed Sheeran, Imagine Dragons, and countless others. Venues include Graceland, the New York Public Library, The World’s Fair, and the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Live from the Artists Den broadcasts nationally to 270 PBS affiliate stations, and internationally in the UK, Japan, Germany, Australia, Canada, and Latin America. Please visit artistsden.com for a full listing of featured artists, and join our mailing list to be the first to know about show announcements, broadcast schedules, and content releases.