Josh leads the team that oversees the creative development of the current Capitol CMG artist roster and works directly with such artists as Jeremy Camp, Passion, Social Club Misfits, and TobyMac among others. After graduating from Cedarville University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Public Administration, Bailey began his career as a Business Manager for acclaimed industry veteran Tom Jackson. In 2005, he joined Word Entertainment and soon found his niche when he began working in the A&R department. He quickly worked his way up through the ranks and spent much of his tenure as the Senior Vice President of A&R and Publishing at Word. He was instrumental in launching and sustaining the successful careers of Francesca Battistelli, for KING & COUNTRY, Big Daddy Weave, We Are Messengers, and others. Bailey and his wife, Kellyn, and their two daughters live in Franklin, Tennessee.