Ricki Askin is the Music Supervisor for VICE Media, Inc, clearing all the music in all of VICE’s many online franchises including “The Creator’s Project,” “VICE Guide to Travel” and “VICE News.” She recently Music Supervised VICE Film’s much-buzzed about film, “Reincarnated,” starring Hip Hop Icon Snoop Dogg. She also pitches and places talent for various performance, programming and event opportunities including coverage on VICE’s live music discovery site, Noisey.com, and various brand partnership opportunities in conjunction to VICE’s VIRTUE vertical – a full service agency that, among other things, pairs brands with VICE’s production expertise and style.
Prior to joining the VICE family in early 2011, Ricki served as a Music Supervisor within MTV’s News & Docs Department, contributing to popular shows like “Cribs,” “True Life,” “My Super Sweet 16” and “My Life as Liz.”
Ricki began her career in Entertainment PR within the MTV Communications department, covering shows like “The Real World,” “The Hills” and “Making the Band” and contributing to the press attendance and coverage of MTV’s flagship events, The MTV Video Music Awards and the MTV Movie Awards.
Ricki graduated From Muhlenberg College in Allentown, Pennsylvania with a Major in Communication and a Minor in English.