The company was created in 1999 by Kathryn King, a veteran of 35 years in the music industry. Over the course of this time Ms.King concentrated on two main areas of endeavor - publicity/marketing and record production. Her eclectic tastes inspired her to devote her energies to a wide variety of musical genres as, among other things, Director of U.S. Operations for ECM Records, Director of the Classical Division of ABC Records, Director of Product Management at Sony Classical, and as independent record producer and media consultant. Her recordings have been twice nominated for Grammy Awards and in 1986 she won the Grammy for Best Children's Recording for her production of one of 35 records made for Sesame Street. A veteran of many years of publicizing and marketing artists and their recordings, Ms.King enjoys the relationships she has built for over three decades with writers and media contacts in a variety of musical genres. Among the artists she has promoted over the years, in addition to those featured on the KKM website, are Zuill Bailey, Frans Brüggen, Thomas Hampson, Art Ensemble of Chicago, the San Lucas Band, Arvo Pärt, Emanuel Ax, Keith Jarrett, Nikolaus Harnoncourt, LAGQ, Jonathan & Darlene Edwards, Heiner Goebbels, the Juilliard String Quartet, Ottmar Liebert, Jane Eaglen, the Hilliard Ensemble, Bill Frisell, Esa-Pekka Salonen, Daniel Lentz, Yefim Bronfman, the Kuijken Brothers, David Torn, and John Abercrombie.