Blackstar Amplification appoints Paul Daniel Wright to the position of Director of Business Development


Paul has been working in the MI and Pro Audio industry at the highest level for more than 30 years with some of the world’s biggest brands, including Marshall, Line 6, inMusic and Music Group. During the last 18 months he has already contributed to the wholesale restructuring of Blackstar’s international distribution relationships through his consulting company Music Industry Connectivity. This new role will enable him to fully use his unique depth of knowledge and experience within Blackstar.

Ian Robinson (Co-founder and MD) said, “I first met Paul while I worked at Marshall in 1996 and over the next 22 years our paths have crossed many times. At Blackstar we are all delighted to be working with such a world-class professional and excited to continue growing our business with him as part of our team.”

Paul said, “I have known the Blackstar founders (Ian Robinson and Paul Hayhoe) for many years and have followed their Blackstar journey with great interest. I am pleased to be able to share my industry knowledge and experience with a young, dynamic company that has huge potential for the future.”