Adam brings 17 years of music industry experience to Primary Wave. He is responsible for all marketing related activities within the organization. Most recently, Mr. Lowenberg was Sr. VP of Marketing for Island Def Jam. He also served as Sr. VP of Marketing at Virgin Records and VP of Marketing at Arista Records. Adam’s career has been punctuated by the multi-platinum success of such global superstars as Avril Lavigne, Dido, Sarah McLachlan, Pink, Rihanna and Bon Jovi.
V.P. Urban Marketing
Catie began her public relations career in 1998 with an internship at Epic Records. From there she went on to work with the teams at Shore Fire Media, d.baron media, Miles Copeland’s label Ark 21, O&M Company, Concord Music Group and Wind up Records. In 2014, she launched i see you publicity and joined Primary Wave in 2016. Throughout her 16 years in the industry, Catie has worked with an incredible group of artists and actors across all genres of music and entertainment. Her work was instrumental in the success of publicity campaigns for the likes of Phil Ramone, Paula Abdul, Wayne Brady, Randy Jackson, Creed, Evanescence, Bayside, Christian Scott, Enrique Iglesias, Blondie, Chick Corea, Bela Fleck, Civil Twilight, Emily Osment, Kawehi, Lee Pace, Kate Moennig, Staceyann Chin, Nona Hendryx, Luscious Jackson, and more.
Sr. V.P. of Creative / Head of Sync
Marty heads the licensing team at Primary Wave, overseeing synchronization for the company’s published songwriters and its artist management clients, as well as focusing on the identification and development of new talent. Along with team members based in both Los Angeles and New York, he has driven sync activity in all media with major placements in film, TV and advertising campaigns for artists such as Hall & Oates, Kurt Cobain, Steven Tyler, Def Leppard and Chicago. Before joining Primary Wave, Marty was the head of licensing and creative affairs at independent publisher North Star Media. Marty began his music career in Canada at the Queen’s University Department of Psychology, conducting research on the psychology of popular music. He has been an instructor at his alma mater, Berklee College of Music, teaching “Current Issues in the Music Industry” and regularly speaks at music industry panels and events.
Management & Publishing Coordinator
Cara Anstey is a creative on the Publishing team, day-to-day management assistant for several Primary Wave clients, and right hand to the executive team. She attended New York University’s Gallatin School for Individualized Studies where she concentrated in The Political Implications of Music and Their Effect on the American Psyche. During her tenure at the university, Cara held internships at Spirit Music Group, HUM Music & Sound Design, Nettwerk Music Group, and Primary Wave Entertainment. In addition to her work at Primary Wave, Cara has produced music videos as well as music & arts festivals in the New York.
Maytav is manager of creative at Primary Wave Music Publishing and works alongside Primary Wave’s artist managers. Originally from Israel, Maytav moved to the States at a young age and and received her Bachelors in Business at Pace University in New York City. After a series of internships including Atlantic Records, where she worked for COO Julie Greenwald, RCA Records, MTV Networks and WEA Corp, Maytav joined Primary Wave Entertainment, supporting the artist management team and coordinating all marketing initiatives. Within 18 months, Maytav was promoted to Manager of Creative/A&R for Primary Wave Music Publishing by President and mentor, Justin Shukat. Her focus lies in signing and developing new talent, and working with the existing roster of songwriters and producers to procure opportunities within the creative community.
Manager of Creative/Sync
Sync & Marketing Coordinator
Nicholas is a coordinator for the creative team at Primary Wave with a focuses on the placement and licensing of music for film, TV, and advertising as well as finding lucrative marketing opportunities for the companies client roster. Originally from Oregon, Nicholas graduated Magna Cum Laude from Berklee College of Music with a bachelors degree in Music Production & Engineering. He has a background in studio work and has interned in various recording studios and post-production houses across the country. After college, he moved to New York to pursue a career in the music industry and soon after, began interning and eventually working full-time at Primary Wave.