Warner/Chappell has promoted Neil Gillis to senior VP, creative music solutions. In this newly created position, Gillis will work with the advertising and videogame industries on licensing opportuniti

Warner/Chappell has promoted Neil Gillis to senior VP, creative music solutions. In this newly created position, Gillis will work with the advertising and videogame industries on licensing opportunities. He formerly held the post of VP.

Gillis will also be responsible for exploring new media outlets and identifying new revenue streams such as ringtones and music compilations.

Prior to joining Warner/Chappell in 1990, Gillis worked at BMI for six years as head of international. Gillis began his career at Cherry Lane Music as a transcriber/publisher in the early '80s.

Based in New York, Gillis reports to Warner/Chappell president Rick Shoemaker.