Roberts

  1. Kenny Roberts, Famed Singing Cowboy Yodeler, Dies

    April 30, 2012 4:03 PM EDT Famed singing cowboy yodeler, Kenny Roberts died yesterday at his home in Athol, Mass. He was 85. A noted country music performer for more than 65 years, Roberts was known as "America's King of the Yodelers" for his trademark perfor ...

  2. Saatchi CEO Kevin Roberts Declares Death of Marketing, Future of Movements @ MIDEM

    January 30, 2012 10:23 AM EST It wouldn't be a marketing festival in Cannes (home to the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity) without at least one ad agency exec declaring the death of some common practice. At MIDEM's Visionary Monday, Saatchi & Saa ...

  3. Warner Music Group Names Brian Roberts CFO, Effective January

    November 10, 2011 8:10 PM EST The Warner Music Group continues to realign its management team, this time naming Warner/Chappell CFO Brian Roberts to become the WMG's CFO, effective Jan. 1. He will replace Steve Macri, who has been CFO since 2008. Macri will stay on throug ...

  4. Warner/Chappell Names Roberts Senior VP

    February 13, 2008 12:00 AM EST Warner/Chappell Music named Brian Roberts senior VP/CFO. Based in New York, Roberts will report to the company’s CEO Dave Johnson. For the past five years Roberts served as senior VP of finance and administration of North and South America at BMG ...

  5. ON THE ROAD: AFTER THE STORM

    November 11, 2006 12:00 AM EST For 3 Doors Down lead vocalist Brad Arnold and lead guitarist Matt Roberts, taking part in the keynote panel at the Billboard Touring Conference on Nov. 8 at the Roosevelt Hotel in New York is a uniqu For 3 Doors Down lead vocalist Brad Arnold and ...

  6. Veteran Agent Younts To Retire

    December 14, 2005 12:00 AM EST Currently senior VP with the Bobby Roberts Co. Veteran agent Bob Younts, senior VP with the Bobby Roberts Co., will retire at the end of 2005. He was the first agent hired by BRC in 1986 and spent a total of 14 years with the company. Among the ac ...

  7. AFTRA Ups Hedgpeth To Top NED Post

    May 03, 2005 12:00 AM EDT The American Federation of Television and Radio Artists has named a new national executive director, elevating Kim Roberts Hedgpeth to the top slot after eight years as associate national executive di LOS ANGELES (The Hollywood Reporter) -- The Am ...

  8. Koch Distribution Revamps Marketing

    September 22, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Field marketing head Roberts to start new firm. Field marketing head Roberts to start new firm. News ...

  9. Switzer Out At Universal South

    August 30, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Roberts fills in for promotion veteran. Roberts fills in for promotion veteran. News ...

  10. Switzer Out At Universal South

    August 30, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Roberts fills in for promotion veteran. Bryan Switzer has exited as VP of promotion at Nashville-based Universal South. The industry veteran, who previously served as VP/GM for the defunct Atlantic Records Nashville, has been with Universal South ...

  11. Ron Shapiro Launches Management Firm

    June 18, 2004 12:00 AM EDT First client is Julie Roberts. First client is Julie Roberts. News Julie Roberts ...

  12. Shapiro Launches Management Firm

    June 18, 2004 12:00 AM EDT First client is country artist Julie Roberts. Former Atlantic Records co-president Ron Shapiro has set up his own management and consulting business. Shapiro left Atlantic in early March as part of the restructuring at Warner Music Group. He had w ...

  13. Sam Roberts Tops MuchMusic Video Award Noms

    May 25, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Singer/songwriter Sam Roberts leads this year's crop of nominees for the MuchMusic Video Awards. The 15th annual gala will be held June 20 in Toronto. Singer/songwriter Sam Roberts leads this year's crop of nominees for the MuchMusic Vid ...