Sony BMG Continental Europe

  1. Unterholzner Out At Sony BMG Austria

    April 25, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Horst Unterholzner, who has served as managing director of Sony BMG Austria for more than five years, will exit the company May 1. Stefan Klimek will take the helm of the Vienna-based affiliate. Klimek joined Sony Music in 2002 from Universal Musi ...

  2. Sony BMG, Hilfiger Tune In To Tommy TV

    April 16, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Tommy Hilfiger is attempting to parlay its expertise at detecting fashion trends into picking hot, new music artists. Through a partnership with Sony BMG, the U.S. designer clothing firm today launched a Web portal, TommyTV , which it says will ex ...

  3. Orthmayr Appointed Sony BMG Switzerland MD

    January 29, 2007 12:00 AM EST Wolfgang Orthmayr will be the new managing director of Sony BMG Switzerland, with effect from March 1. He is to succeed Annelies Hophan, who will step out of the business after more than 30 years' service, which included stints with CBS, Sony ...

  4. Rosi Rises At Sony BMG

    June 01, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Sony BMG Music Entertainment has elevated Andrea Rosi to VP, digital business development, southern Europe. Sony BMG Music Entertainment has elevated Andrea Rosi to VP, digital business development, southern Europe. In this new Milan-based role, R ...

  5. Berger Lands Top Role At Sony BMG Germany

    April 06, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Maarten Steinkamp, president of Sony BMG Continental Europe, has handed over responsibility for the Germany company to Edgar Berger. Maarten Steinkamp, president of Sony BMG Continental Europe, has handed over responsibility for the Germany compan ...

  6. Finland's Apocalyptica Signs With 20-20

    March 20, 2006 12:00 AM EST Finnish "cello rock" group Apocalyptica has signed a worldwide, multi-album recording deal with 20-20 Entertainment, Martin Dodd's New York-based joint venture with Sony BMG International. Finnish "cello rock" group Apocal ...

  7. Finland's Apocalyptica Signs With 20-20

    March 20, 2006 12:00 AM EST Finnish "cello rock" group Apocalyptica has signed a worldwide, multi-album recording deal with 20-20 Entertainment, Martin Dodd's New York-based joint venture with Sony BMG International. Finnish "cello rock" group Apocal ...

  8. Madonna Continues Euro Charts Reign

    December 15, 2005 12:00 AM EST Madonna retains her supremacy on European Top 100 Albums and Eurochart Hot 100 Singles, as the top three on both of Billboard's composite sales charts for the region are unchanged. Madonna retains her supremacy on European Top 100 Albums and ...

  9. Madonna Continues Euro Charts Reign

    December 15, 2005 12:00 AM EST Madonna retains her supremacy on European Top 100 Albums and Eurochart Hot 100 Singles, as the top three on both of Billboard's composite sales charts for the region are unchanged. Madonna retains her supremacy on European Top 100 Albums and ...

  10. Sony BMG Promotes Ehmann In Germany

    September 26, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Exec takes over all front-line activities. Willy Ehmann has been promoted to senior VP of Sony BMG Germany's music division, effective immediately. He was senior VP of Sony BMG in Berlin since November 2004. He reports to Sony BMG Germany pre ...

  11. German Biz Down In First Half

    August 04, 2005 12:00 AM EDT The volume of the German recorded music market shrank in the first half of 2005 to 64.7 million units, down 10.2% compared to the same period last year, according to figures issued today (August 4) by The volume of the German recorded music market ...

  12. Sony BMG Poland Confirms Jaglowski As MD

    July 26, 2005 12:00 AM EDT As expected, Jacek Jaglowski has been installed as the new managing director of Sony BMG Poland. As expected, Jacek Jaglowski has been installed as the new managing director of Sony BMG Poland. The former Universal and Warner Music Poland executiv ...

  13. Sources: Sony BMG Exec Mackowiak Exits

    July 01, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Sony BMG Poland director general Piotr Mackowiak split with the company yesterday (June 30), sources tell Billboard.biz. Sony BMG Poland director general Piotr Mackowiak split with the company yesterday (June 30), sources tell Billboard.biz. Macko ...

  14. Orthmyr Takes Sony BMG Commercial Affairs Role

    June 28, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Retail veteran Wolfgang Orthmyr has been appointed VP, commercial affairs for Sony BMG Continental Europe, with effect from July 1. Retail veteran Wolfgang Orthmyr has been appointed VP, commercial affairs for Sony BMG Continental Europe, with eff ...

  15. Sony BMG France Promotes Lameignère, Waignier

    June 07, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Veteran French industry executives Christophe Lameignère and Christophe Waignier have been promoted as part of a management realignment at Sony BMG Music France, the major said May 31. Veteran French industry executives Christophe Lameign ...

  16. Sony BMG Names New German Prez

    June 07, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Sony BMG Music Entertainment has filled the management void at the top of its German affiliate with the appointment of Edgar Berger as president of Sony BMG Germany, effective Sept. 1. Sony BMG Music Entertainment has filled the management void at ...

  17. Sony BMG Names New German Pres

    June 02, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Sony BMG Music Entertainment has filled the management void at the top of its German affiliate with the appointment of Edgar Berger as president of Sony BMG Germany, with effect from Sept. 1. Sony BMG Music Entertainment has filled the management ...

  18. Lameignère, Waignier Elevated At Sony BMG France

    May 31, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Veteran French industry executives Christophe Lameignère and Christophe Waignier have been elevated as part of a management realignment at Sony BMG Music France, the major said today (May 31). Veteran French industry executives Christophe ...

  19. Sony BMG Names Additional Execs

    October 05, 2004 12:00 AM EDT <b>Lisa Weiss</b> has been named senior VP/general counsel/secretary of Sony BMG Music Entertainment, reporting to CEO Andrew Lack. Legal: Lisa Weiss has been named senior VP/general counsel/secretary of Sony BMG Music Entertainment, r ...

  20. Sony BMG Names Italian Chief

    October 01, 2004 12:00 AM EDT In yet another European appointment, Sony BMG Music Entertainment has named Franco Cabrini as president for Italy. In yet another European appointment, Sony BMG Music Entertainment has named Franco Cabrini as president for Italy. Cabrini, who has ...

  21. Sony BMG Names Italian Chief

    October 01, 2004 12:00 AM EDT In yet another European appointment, Sony BMG Music Entertainment has named Franco Cabrini as president for Italy. In yet another European appointment, Sony BMG Music Entertainment has named Franco Cabrini as president for Italy. Cabrini, who has ...

  22. Sony BMG Names Latin Execs

    October 01, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Frank Welzer, the newly named head of Sony BMG Music Entertainment's Latin operations, has made three key appointments. Frank Welzer, the newly named head of Sony BMG Music Entertainment's Latin operations, has made three key appointment ...

  23. Sony BMG Names Latin Execs

    October 01, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Frank Welzer, the newly named head of Sony BMG Music Entertainment's Latin operations, has made three key appointments. Frank Welzer, the newly named head of Sony BMG Music Entertainment's Latin operations, has made three key appointment ...

  24. Sony BMG Taps Leaders For Non-U.S. Regions

    September 28, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Sony BMG Music Entertainment has named its upper tier of management for the territories in which it has operations outside the United States. The executives' titles have yet to be determined. Sony BMG Music Entertainment has named its upper t ...

  25. Stringer, Handlin Land Key Sony BMG Posts

    September 22, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Sony BMG Music Entertainment executive Tim Bowen -- who has been placed in charge of operations in the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa -- has made two key appointments. Sony BMG Music Entertainment executive Tim Bow ...

  26. Stringer, Handlin Land Key Sony BMG Posts

    September 22, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Sony BMG Music Entertainment executive Tim Bowen -- who has been placed in charge of operations in the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa -- has made two key appointments. Sony BMG Music Entertainment executive Tim Bow ...

  27. Smellie: Sony BMG Sets Revamp Deadline

    September 21, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Sony BMG's management has set June 30, 2005, as the deadline for the full integration of the merged companies. Sony BMG's management has set June 30, 2005, as the deadline for the full integration of the merged companies. Sony BMG COO Mi ...

  28. Sony BMG Taps Leaders For Non-U.S. Regions

    September 20, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Sony BMG Music Entertainment has named its upper tier of management for the territories in which it has operations outside the United States. Sony BMG Music Entertainment has named its upper tier of management for the territories in which it has o ...

  29. Sony BMG Taps Leaders For Non-U.S. Regions

    September 20, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Sony BMG Music Entertainment has named its upper tier of management for the territories in which it has operations outside the United States. Sony BMG Music Entertainment has named its upper tier of management for the territories in which it has o ...

  30. Sources: Steinkamp To Take On Sony BMG Europe

    September 20, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Maarten Steinkamp, currently BMG president of international and acting president of BMG Germany, is expected today (Sept. 20) to be appointed president of Sony BMG Continental Europe, according to sou Maarten Steinkamp, currently BMG president of ...