Sony BMG has promoted Colin Willis to senior VP of field sales. He will be based in Chicago, reporting to company president of U.S. sales Jordan Katz.

With the promotion, Willis is now charged with management of Sony BMG's field sales staff and will work closely with Katz to develop effective sales strategies for Sony BMG artists.

Prior to his promotion, Willis was senior VP of rack sales at Sony BMG, a position he had held since 2005.

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