Mirko Whithfield (USA/GER)
Mirko Whitfield (SXSW; US) European and International Development representative for South By Southwest Film, Interactive and Music Festivals (SXSW). Between 1994 and 2001, he worked for the Reed MIDEM Organisation (RMO). Responsible for co-organising RMO’s portfolio of international music, television, and interactive trade events held in Cannes, Hong Kong, Miami, Singapore, and Vancouver. Prior to 1994, he lived in Berlin and worked with artists such as Paul van Dyk, PJ Harvey, and Ultravox (A&R, management and touring).