Dvora Englefield, a veteran PR strategist, has joined the company as a partner and head of music artist strategy. After arriving from The Lede Company as a partner and head of the music division in which she represented Camila Cabello and Shawn Mendes.
Englefield will assist with her new business opportunities, strategic partnerships, and client services for WME's music roster. According to Lucy Dickins and Kirk Sommer, the creators of WME's music division, "Dvora is a driving force in the music industry."
Englefield joined The Lede Company in 2018 after working for music companies at 42 West. "I will miss my Lede family, but I am thrilled that with my new chapter we all have to work together," she said in her own statement. WME and The Lede Company open the doors to collaboration beginning on May 9.
Englefield previously led the music division at 42West. WMEs music clients who received trophies at the recent Grammys include Silk Sonic, Olivia Rodrigo, Chris Stapleton, Jazmine Sullivan, and the Foo Fighters.
Englefield is the latest investment in WME as its focus on music. Zach Iser and Caroline Yim have been added to their music division, including Craig D'Souza as a partner, based in the United Kingdom, Andy Duggan, and a director of Whitney Boateng to focus on hip-hop and R&B artists.