Heather West has over 25 years experience working in the music industry as a talent buyer, radio promotions rep, label manager and publicist. A native Texan, she was raised in Austin and spent a decade in New Orleans before moving to Chicago. Since founding Western Publicity in 2009 she has worked on myriad album projects for labels and indie artists, as well as books and film projects. When not shining the light on incredible music she can be found sipping good bourbon and exploring the vast array of incredible yet inexpensive dining options in Chicago and around the country.