Ruth McCartney

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Ruth McCartney (born Ruth Williams, 15 February 1960)[citation needed] is the CEO of McCartneyMultimedia, co-founder of fan management software company iFanz and President of ConnectCode.mobi. She is the stepsister of Paul McCartney and Mike McCartney.

Early life[edit]

McCartney was born at Walton Hospital in Liverpool. She began to study guitar, singing and dance at age four, adding piano lessons at age seven and guitar at age 12 at West Kirby Grammar School for Girls on the Wirral Peninsula, Cheshire.

Jim McCartney married widow Angela Williams—Ruth's mother—after only three meetings, on 24 November 1964. Jim was 62 and Angie was 34.[1]

Career[edit]

McCartney Multimedia[edit]

McCartney co-runs the firm[2] McCartney Multimedia, Inc. from Playa del Rey. They opened a branch in Vienna, Austria in September 2013 to focus on touring, sports management, marketing and innovations. On October 12, 2013, Ruth emceed a 2-hour musical and multimedia show featuring McCartney historical family archival photos and behind-the-songs stories called The Magical History Tour[3][not in citation given] featuring interviews with Angie and Beatles tribute band The Mop Tops. The show was the opener of the annual Good Life Festival held at Encanterra in San Tan Valley, AZ. On March 21, the show was performed at the Wild Horse Pass Casino in Gilbert, AZ. The show played the Passionspielhaus in Thiersee, Austria with The Cavern Club Beatles in 2014. Proceeds from the show raised money for The Linda McCartney Centre, a breast cancer research and treatment facility in Liverpool.[4][5][6][7][8] More events took place in Austria in March and April 2015, including one at Obertauern, where The Beatles filmed the ski scenes for Help!

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Harry 2001.
  2. ^ "McCartney Multimedia". McCartney Multimedia. Retrieved 2016-01-21. 
  3. ^ "The Magical History Tour". Mccartneymultimedia.com. Retrieved 2016-01-21. 
  4. ^ [1][dead link]
  5. ^ https://web.archive.org/web/20131018033905/http://santanvalleytoday.com/pages/brit-invasion-oct-12-mccartneys-bring-magical-history-tour-to-san-tan-valley/. Archived from the original on 18 October 2013. Retrieved 17 October 2013.  Missing or empty |title= (help)
  6. ^ "Beatles Magic in the San Tan Valley – Photos". Azcentral.com. Retrieved 2016-01-21. 
  7. ^ FOX (2015-07-21). "Video | KSAZ". Myfoxphoenix.com. Retrieved 2016-01-21. 
  8. ^ Terrill, Marshall (2014-03-21). "McCartneys swing through Chandler on ‘Magical History Tour’ – East Valley Tribune: Performance". East Valley Tribune. Retrieved 2016-01-21. 

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