Director of Artist & Media Relations, Universal Music Ireland
LAURA ALLEN
Director of Artist & Media Relations, Universal Music Ireland

Laura Allen is the Director of Artist & Media Relations at Universal Music Ireland which includes a roster of International and Domestic acts such as Lana Del Rey, Billie Eilish, Take That, Elbow and Sam Fender, and an Irish contingent including Westlife, Dermot Kennedy and Picture This.

Following successful completion of a BA in Communications Studies (DCU) and MA in Public Relations (DIT), Laura started her PR career with MCMA working with Tommy Tiernan and The Chieftains. In June 2005, she joined the Press department at Warner Music Ireland with Paolo Nutini and Michael Bublé among her big name charges. After a spell in the marketing department at Warner Music Australia, she returned to Dublin and landed her present role with Universal Music Ireland where her current responsibilities include heading up the Press & Promotions department, and coordinating strategic media campaigns for artists under the Polydor UK, Interscope and UMG Nashville labels.