Promoted to senior VP.

James Hitchcock has been promoted to senior VP of creative and marketing at County Music Television. He previously was VP of that department, and continues to report to CMT executive VP/GM Brian Philips. He remains based in Nashville.

Hitchcock joined CMT two years ago after stints at numerous advertising agencies, where he worked with such brands as Volkswagen, Nike, Coca-Cola, the History Channel, Bravo, Radio City Entertainment and ESPN.

His duties at CMT include marketing, branding, advertising, on- and off-air promotions and creative execution for the network.