Dvora Englefield Joins WME as Partner and Head of Music Artist Strategy – Deadline

Music industry executive Dvora Englefield joins WME as Partner Manager of Music Artist Strategy, a newly created role.

She will focus on ways for WME to identify and maximize new business opportunities, strategic partnerships and client services on behalf of the agency’s music division and client roster. Englefield most recently served as partner and head of the music division at leading communications firm The Lede Company.

Englefield has represented many top artists over the course of her career, including several Grammy, Tony, Oscar and Emmy winners and nominees. Prior to The Lede Company, she ran the music department at 42West and before that she ran the music department at BWR. She will end the month at The Lede Company and officially start at WME on May 9.

“Dvora is a driving force in the music business, responsible for guiding the careers of countless artists through his combination of creativity, strategic advice and deep industry relationships,” said Lucy Dickins and Kirk Sommer, co-heads of WME’s music division. “We look forward to bringing his truly unique skills to our colleagues and clients as we continue to develop best-in-class services for our music roster.”

Englefield said: “WME is the best of the best. As the landscapes of music and entertainment continue to change, I am beyond excited to have the opportunity to leverage my experience and transition into this exciting new role.

Other recent additions to WME’s music division include Zach Iser and Caroline Yim, Craig D’Souza, Andy Duggan and Whitney Boateng, Dru Bass, Bailey Greenwood, Dana Jeter and Randall Uritsky.