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Southern Gospel Music Association Welcomes Paul Pitts To Board Of Directors

Written by Staff on February 11, 2016 – 4:23 pm -

Paul Pitts

Paul Pitts

Pigeon Forge, TN (February 11, 2016) – The Southern Gospel Music Association (SGMA) and the Southern Gospel Hall of Fame Museum announce that Paul Pitts of Global Promotions has joined the SGMA Board of Directors.

The announcement was made from the SGMA Hall of Fame Museum located in Pigeon Forge as the result of a special election by SGMA Board of Directors.

Arthur Rice, President of the SGMA said, “Paul Pitts brings years of executive level leadership to the SGMA. His experience in the secular business world is not only impressive, but will be a guiding force in the future of the SGMA.” Rice continued, “Paul has already jumped in to get our 2016 off to a great start”.

SGMA-HallOfFame-HorizontalPaul Pitts organized Global Promotions in an effort to bring excellence to the business side of Southern Gospel Music. In just a few short years, Global Promotions has become a leader in bringing a true worship experience for audiences. In 2014, the Southern Gospel Promoters Association named Pitts the Promoter of the Year.

sgma_front-copyThe Southern Gospel Hall of Fame Museum is a centerpiece of Dollywood, an entertainment complex located at the base of the Great Smoky Mountain National Park. Visitors to Dollywood will find the Hall of Fame Museum just inside the main entrance. Along with educational exhibits, a gift shop offers patrons an opportunity to purchase items to encourage their faith.

The SGMA invites everyone to demonstrate support by becoming an SGMA partner. Partnerships can be obtained at the Hall of Fame Museum or online.

For more information on the Southern Gospel Music Association, visit

For more information about Global Promotions, go to

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Paul Pitts On Gospel Music Today

Written by SGN Scoops Staff on January 4, 2016 – 10:12 am -

Paul Pitts On Gospel Music Today

Paul Pitts On Gospel Music Today

Paul Pitts of Global Promotions is the guest on Gospel Music Today for the week of January 4 and Ken and Jean Grady host southern gospel news and concert updates. The Feature Group is The Bates Family, and Jean reviews new recordings by Surrendered and New Road. An article from Singing News magazine about Josh Singletary is the subject of this week’s News Notes. In the News this week is Chris Jenkins of the Anchormen, Karen Peck and New River and The Isaacs.  A birthday wish is extended to Mike Franklin. The show features singing by Goodman Revival, exclusive concert video of The Southern Plainsmen, recorded by Gospel Music Today’s cameras in Broken Arrow, OK, and a visit to the Gospel Music Today Archives for an exclusive concert video of Jay Parrack and Vocal Event, recorded by Gospel Music Today’s cameras in Oxford, Al.

The show is on KWHB TV47 in Oklahoma every Sunday at 4:30 PM, and on Roku on FFE TV Monday at 8:00 PM and AllNations TV Tuesday and Wednesday at 6:30 PM. Check local TV schedule for Pontotoc, MS, Beaumont, TX, Tyler, TX. Atlanta, TX, and Morrilton, AR. The current edition of Gospel Music Today is online now at the Gospel Music Today website,

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Written by Staff on September 30, 2014 – 3:17 pm -

globalPigeon Forge, TN – The Southern Gospel Promoters Association named Paul Pitts, Founder of Global Promotions, as “Promoter of the Year” during the 57th Annual National Quartet Convention held in Pigeon Forge, TN. Board members, along with booking agencies, record labels, artists and fans were all in attendance  for the special presentation. Pitts has quickly risen to the top as an industry leader.

President Edna Wright of the Southern Gospel Promoters Association notes, “Paul Pitts has been one of the most amazing promoters this year. When I look at social media, I continually see his name and Global Promotions. I really appreciate him and all the work he has done in Southern Gospel Music. He is so deserving of this award.” Pitts joins top promoters Bill Bailey (2008), Twila Rohrer (2009), Herb Henry (2010), Mike Wheeler (2011), Ralph Dean (2012), and Mel Riegseckey (2013) in receiving this prestigious award.

Danny Jones, Editor of the Singing News, presented Pitts with the award. Paul shares, “I’m proud to accept this award on behalf of all Southern Gospel Promoters and am very humbled by this.”

Paul Pitts is an accomplished Executive Leader with substantial career experience ranging from developing start –ups to leading high performing multiple discipline organizations. He is a known commodity in the business world as one that has built successful companies from the ground up, turning them into very successful businesses.

Global Promotions will host concerts and tours in at least twelve states in 2015 with artists such as Mark Lowry, The Crabb Family, The Martins, and the Booth Brothers. Pitts has multiple-day events, tours and concerts scheduled well into 2016. to stay up to date on all future tours and concerts.

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Written by SGN Scoops on February 3, 2014 – 6:29 am -

Global Promotions, (Spartanburg, SC) – The Crabb Family – Jason, Adam, Aaron, Kelly & Terah – will reunite for their final Crabb Family Reunion 2014 tour date on March 8, 2014 in Spartanburg, SC at the Spartanburg crabb reunionExpo & Convention Center. The entire family is excited to be able to get together once again and sing all of the great songs that audiences around the globe have grown to love over the years. They are also looking forward to seeing and talking to all of their many friends.  Paul Pitts of Global Promotions said “As much as the Crabb Family loves to come together, it is much harder today because of the demanding schedule that each have independently – Jason has many commitments/tours – Aaron starting a new church – Adam joining the Gaither Vocal Band – Kelly touring with the Bowlings and making a movie, and Terah being a stay at home mom. But, they are truly excited and looking forward to their last stop at the Carolina Reunion.”

Also joining the family for this Reunion will be special Guest Mike Bowling.

You can’t miss this special night as the Crabb Family – backed by an amazing band – performs hit after hit after hit and ministers in a way that only they can.

The Crabb Family Carolina Reunion will be on March 8th at the Spartanburg Expo & Convention Center in Spartanburg, South Carolina.  For out of town guests, call the Hampton Inn/Greenville-Spartanburg I85 at 864-486-8100 and ask for the Crabb Family Reunion special rate. The concert begins at 6PM with doors opening at 5PM. To be a part of this great event, call 855-399-1899 or go to to get your $20 advance tickets.

Photo Courtesy- Dallas Chip Woods

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