RADIO PROMOTION - VIDEO PROMOTION - SPORTS MUSIC MARKETING - RECORD LABEL AND COMPANY CONSULTING -- Spending 20 years working for the largest music companies in the business has established DeLong's reputation within the industry as one of the most sought after consultants and promotion executives. Having started two companies, Enclave (EMI) and LAVA (Warner Music Group) from the ground level has allowed her to garner experience and vision for finding a niche place for artists within a very competitive industry. Majors and independently owned companies employ MOXY’S services to compliment their existing staffs and to consult with CEO’s and Presidents on the artists they represent.
DeLong's experience includes Senior VP of Radio & Video Promotion at Universal/Motown Records Group where she was Voted Outstanding/Top Vice-President of Promotion for three consecutive years by "R&R; Magazine" and Nominated an additional three times; Senior VP of Crossover at University Music Records; In New York she was Senior VP of Promotion at Enclave/EMI, Senior VP of Promotion at Lava Records/WMG in New York, VP of Top 40 at Eastwest/Elektra Entertainment in New York, and ATCOWest. Co-Chairperson of “Life Beat” - an AIDS foundation developed by persons in the music industry. National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (N.A.R.A.S.). Kayne-Eras Foundation – honored in 2001.
Craig boasts a luminous career in which he has overseen and driven the domestic radio promotion on dozens of artists, guiding a great number of them to multi-platinum sales status in a variety of musical genres. Throughout Mr. Lamberts impressive career, he has held several prestigious positions, including stints at Universal Music Records Group as President of MCA Records, at Dreamworks Records as Senior VP/Promotion & Marketing, at Sony Music as Senior Vice President/Epic Records, at Elektra/WMG as EVP, and at ATCO/EastWest as EVP. Lambert has also served in various positions at A&M; Records, Arista Records, Capitol Records and Warner Brothers, in addition to having founded New Avenues Music, an independent music and marketing firm, which was based in Chicago.
Over the years, Craig has worked closely with a plethora of successful artists, including Nelly Furtado, Papa Roach, Live, Blink 182, KC & JoJo, Mary J. Blige, Common, The Roots, Shaggy, Oasis, Pearl Jam, Korn, Michael Jackson, Luther Vandross, Gloria Estefan, Natalie Merchant, Metallica, Simply Red, 10,000 Maniacs, Anita Baker, Bad Company, AC/DC, Bryan Adams, Styx, Sting, Suzanne Vega, and many more.
Mr. Lambert is currently a member of the National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences, of the Kayne-Eras Foundation (Lambert was the groups 2001 honoree), and serves as Chairperson for the City of Hope.
Through Craig’s other ventures Moxy Entertainment can facilitate entries into the live music arena at the Canyon Club, which he is a co-owner of. Also Craig owns Ramblin Rose Music and co-owns Rockband Entertainment which have distribution deals through UMG/EMI and InGrooves/Fontana respectively.