Calitri takes expanded role.

Island Def Jam Music Group has named Joe Calitri as VP of field marketing. He has served as Island Records senior director of sales and field marketing since 2001.

Calitri's responsibilities include overseeing field marketing for all IDJ releases, providing direction to the Universal Music & Video Distribution field marketing staff and overseeing the Island Records street team. He is based in New York and reports to Mitch Imber, IDJ senior VP of sales and field marketing.

Calitri began his career at PolyGram Group Distribution in 1993.