Label vet to oversee product, tour, tv/film mktg.

Barbara Jones has been named senior VP of marketing for Columbia Records. She reports to Will Botwin, chairman of Columbia Records Group and is based in Santa Monica.

In her new senior management position, Ms. Jones will oversee product marketing, tour marketing and TV/film marketing on the west coast.

Ms. Jones returns to Columbia Records from Warner Brothers Records where she served as senior VP of marketing from 2002-2005. Previous to her Warner Brothers post, Jones held marketing positions at Maverick, Epic, The WORK Group and Columbia.