Dudley, Murray are elevated.

The Country Music Assn. in Nashville has promoted two veteran staffers to VPs.

Bobette Dudley is elevated to VP of events and program development, and Rick Murray is named VP of strategic marketing. Dudley has been with the CMA since 1986; Murray joined in 1994. Both were most recently senior directors in their fields.

Both report to CMA associate executive director Tammy Genovese.