Class of 2003
B.P.S. Business Management /Audio Recording Technology
Director of Marketing and Media Relations at Entertainment One
Bill Meis graduated Five Towns College in 2003 with a Bachelor of Professional Studies (B.P.S.) in Business Management with a concentration in Audio Recording Technology. He has more than a decade of experience in marketing, publicity, and logistics; and, is still driven by the same love for rock n’ roll that fueled him as a teenager.
As Director of Marketing and Media Relations at Entertainment One, the publicly traded multinational mass media company, Bill oversees album and touring campaigns for the rock music roster. He has worked and promoted several multiplatinum icons such as Ozzy Osbourne, Guitarist and Solo Artist Zakk Wylde, and Rock Hall of Famer Ace Frehley, a cofounder of KISS. Some of Bill’s responsibilities include placements in major publications i.e. Rolling Stone and Guitar World and shepherding clients e.g. 2019 Grammy Award winners, High On Fire, through numerous events.
Prior to joining Entertainment One, Bill worked as V.P. of Operations for Superhero Artist Management, home to subcultural rock heroes. At Superhero, Bill worked in career direction and on the ground logistics for a number of artists. Earlier on in his career, Bill scored an internship at Sony Music, which led to a Production Coordinator position at Sony’s Indie label, oriented distribution hub, Sony. He soon became Director of New Media at A&R for celebrated Indie label, Facedown Records.
Bill is known for his attention to detail, strong work ethic and warm personality. He served as a panelist at South By Southwest, has presented at several colleges, and regularly offers to share his vast knowledge and experience of the music business with others.
A native New Yorker, Bill is a husband, father, and an unapologetic fan of the New York Mets.