Wilson exits Atlantic for role.

Colleen Wilson has been appointed VP of urban promotions for Universal Motown Records. She reports to Michael Horton, senior VP of urban promotions for Universal Motown Records Group, and is based in New York.

"Colleen comes to Universal Motown at the top of her game," stated Horton in a statement. "She possesses that rare combination of unbridled enthusiasm and battle-tested experience that makes her a welcome addition to our department. The entire company joins me in welcoming Colleen to the family."

Previously, Wilson was national promotions director for Atlantic Records and prior to that held the same role at Elektra Entertainment Group. She began her music business career in 1995 as regional promotions director for Elektra.