CONSULTANT & NED
Paul Lynton is one of the country’s leading digital and traditional licensing, copyright marketing, and compilation experts for audio and audio-visual products. He is acknowledged as an expert in worldwide music/audio-visual copyright, digital rights licensing for many uses including premiums, promotions, synchronisation, marketing and merchandising.
With a highly successful track record, including many hits in music production and publishing to draw upon, Paul has acted as a major consultant for some of the world’s top companies advising on all aspects of international rights licensing, acquisition, audio and audio visual production, sales and marketing for all manner of intellectual rights.
Paul's incredible track record includes:
Creative Manager “Carlin Music Corporation”. Worked on Elvis Presley, Motown, Phili Sound, E L O & Others.
Company with Lord Grade (Pye Records/ATV Music) generating top 10 hits.
General Manager “Hansa”, leading music publishing company & number 1 record production company in the world at the time. Artists worked on included. Boney M, Donna Summer, Giorgio Moroder, Japan. Via Hansa, assisted CEO of Ariola Bertelsmann to launch BMG UK.
Divisional MD “Pinnacle Records Distribution” achieving many hits.
Mid 80’s: Stylus. Double platinum sales for TV advertised album releases “Sixties Mix”, “Greatest Rock ‘N’ Roll Mix In The World”. 1st double platinum TV ad album for Pavarotti, plus other successful TV advertised compilations. Senior exec. roles included complex business affairs licensing & agreements, TV, radio production, media planning, marketing & distribution strategy.
Consultant worked with many major companies & organisations incl. BBC, Carlton, QVC, Universal, EMI, BMG, WEA, Sony,
Highly successful direct response TV campaigns. “Super Hits Of The Eighties” & “Super Hits Of The Nineties,” 500,000 sales plus.
Ricall shareholder & consultant senior advisor. Secured ground breaking licenses for copyright usage in new technology, with music industry bodies MCPS, PPL & major recording and music publishing rights owners.
Shareholder, director “Lynton Muir Music Ltd” owner of massive German, Austrian and Swiss multi-million selling single, ‘A Walk in the Park’ & No 1 USA Dance Hit, “A Little Bit Of Jazz” & various other hits by the “Nick Straker Band”. Shareholder Servecity Ltd owner of publishing of hit "Drowning In Berlin" by The Mobiles. Paul also produced that hit as well as many other hit productions.
Specialties: Formerly visiting lecturer/examiner at the University Of Westminster MA MBM Faculty on the B.A. /M.A. Commercial Music degree courses.