Elise Wright moves to role from video promotion.

Elise Wright has been appointed VP of marketing for Universal Motown. Wright is based in New York and reports to Shanti Das, executive VP of marketing for Motown, senior VP of marketing for Universal Records.

"Elise has played a crucial role in the strategic and visual development of the Universal Motown roster for many years," said Das in a statement.

Most recently Wright was VP of video promotions for Universal Motown, where she also was senior director from 2000 to 2003. Prior to her roles in video promotion she had stints in publicity and media relations for Motown, where she began her career in 1995.