Afo Verde

  1. Latin Conference: Afo Verde, Sony Latin CEO, on the 'Art of A&R'

    April 24, 2014 4:25 PM EDT In some ways music executive Afo Verde, who gave a presentation during the Billboard Latin Conference in Miami yesterday, is a rock star. He not only provided keen insights into the industry during his talk, but at one point a member of the audien ...

  2. Sony Music U.S. Latin Promotes Nir Seroussi to President

    February 03, 2014 5:30 PM EST Nir Seroussi has been named president of Sony Music U.S. Latin, effective immediately. Seroussi, who for the past three years was the label’s managing director, will continue to be based in Miami, reporting to Afo Verde, chairman/CEO for the Latin ...

  3. Prince Royce Signs With Sony Music Entertainment

    April 01, 2013 9:23 AM EDT Bachata crossover act Prince Royce has signed a recording deal with Sony Music Entertainment to release albums in Spanish through Sony Music Latin and in English through RCA Records. Royce’s first Spanish-language album is due this fall and his ...

  4. Ricardo Montaner Signs Recording Deal With Sony

    March 05, 2012 10:40 AM EST On The Dotted Line... (from left) Afo Verde, Sony's Chairman and CEO for the Latin Region, Spain and Portugal; Sony's head of legal affairs Barry Fiedel; Sony Music U.S. Latin general manager NIr Seroussi; and Ricardo Montaner. Venezuela ...

  5. Afo Verde Appointed Chairman/CEO for Sony's Latin Region, Spain and Portugal

    February 08, 2012 12:33 PM EST Afo Verde, who since 2009 has been serving as president, Latin Region, for Sony Music Entertainment, has been promoted to the post of Chairman and CEO for the Latin Region, Spain and Portugal. Verde, who had previously overseen the label's U. ...

  6. Latin Power Players: Afo Verde

    August 01, 2011 10:08 PM EDT Afo Verde President of Latin region, Sony Music Afo Verde took over the reins of Sony's entire Latin operation -- including the United States and Latin America -- in October 2009. Since then, he has been intent on establishing the label as &q ...

  7. Watch the Billboard Latin Music Conference Video Report

    April 26, 2011 11:32 PM EDT The Billboard Latin Music Conference opened Tuesday (April 26) by taking a long look at the state of the industry in today's tough economic times. But even when discussing the challenges of a changing industry, music insiders were optimistic ...

  8. Billboard Latin Music Conference's Tuesday Panels Explore New Opportunities in a Changing Industry

    April 26, 2011 6:30 PM EDT The View From the Top Panelists: (left to right) Afo Verde, President, Latin Region, Sony Music; Billboard's Leila Cobo, Executive Director Latin Content & Programming; Jesus Lopez, Chairman/CEO Universal Music Latin America/Iberian Penin ...