Brad Howell will be based in Nashville.

Brad Howell joins Broken Bow Records in Nashville in the newly-created position of general manager. He arrives from Equity Music Group, where he served as national director of promotion.

Prior to Equity, Howell spent eight years at Warner Bros. Records in Nashville, rising to VP of promotion. He has also programmed for country radio stations KNIX Phoenix; KWEN Tulsa, Okla.; and WYNK Baton Rouge, La.

Howell's initial duties will include overseeing promotion, marketing and management of the Nashville office.