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  1. Billboard Power 100: Evan Lamberg

    January 26, 2012 11:08 PM EST No. 49 Evan Lamberg President of North America Universal Music Publishing Group Twitter: @UMG_News Global Reach... In November 1998, then-EMI Music Publishing chairman/CEO Martin Bandier (see No. 4) promoted senior VP Evan Lamberg to executive VP ...

  2. Billboard's 2011 Touring Conference and Awards Kicks Off

    November 09, 2011 5:07 PM EST Bill Werde, Editorial Director, Billboard. The 2011 Billboard Touring Conference kicked off its first morning with a pair of panels that brought together executives, touring managers and producers to talk about some of the current key issues facin ...

  3. Evan Lamberg Named President of Universal Music Publishing

    October 13, 2011 1:23 PM EDT Evan Lamberg has been named president of Universal Music Publishing Group North America, the company announced today. The move is part of a leadership restructuring at the company, which has had a void at the top since the departure of chairman an ...

  4. RCA Lays Off 20 Staffers Amid Restructuring: Sources

    August 23, 2011 7:10 PM EDT On the heels of naming the new staff structure for RCA Records Tuesday morning, the company began laying off about 20 staffers, sources say. Among those believed to have been cut are RCA senior VP of artist development Scott Seviour; RCA senior VP ...

  5. RCA's New Executive Team Named Under CEO Peter Edge Amid Layoffs (Update)

    August 23, 2011 7:30 AM EDT With the official naming two weeks ago of CEO Peter Edge and president/COO Tom Corson , the rest of the RCA team is falling into place, sources tell Billboard.biz. Joe Riccitelli will lead the pop/rock promotion teams, while Mark Pitts becomes pre ...

  6. Sony Music Nashville Announces Promotions, Changes

    February 08, 2011 8:22 PM EST Sony Music Nashville announced a round of promotions on Tuesday. The company believes these changes will help it better serve its artists and improve its ability "meet the challenges and opportunities of the evolving music business," acc ...

  7. Universal Music Canada Lays Off 20 Staffers

    January 27, 2011 5:52 PM EST On the heels of last week's layoffs at Universal Music Group in the U.S ., Universal Music Canada was hit with about 20 staff cuts, today and yesterday, according to sources close to the situation. While no official statement or acknowledgeme ...

  8. BACKBEAT: EMI and Capitol Records Celebrate Release of Katy Perry's New Album

    September 01, 2010 12:00 AM EDT EMI and Capitol Records celebrated Katy Perry's new release on August 24 on the stage of David Letterman's Ed Sullivan Theatre. Katy was there for “Live on Letterman” an exclusive online concert of songs from her new album, 'Teenage ...

  9. Spaulding Named President Of Fontana

    December 01, 2009 12:00 AM EST Ron Spaulding has been promoted to president of Fontana, UMGD's independent distribution arm. Spaulding, who was formerly executive VP and GM of Fontana, will continue to report to Jim Urie, president and CEO of UMGD. Prior to joining Fontana ...

  10. EMI Music Publishing Targets European Growth

    April 17, 2009 12:00 AM EDT EMI Music Publishing CEO and chairman Roger Faxon has expanded the roles of key executives in an effort to drive revenue growth across Europe. The shake-up follows the departure of Peter Ende from his role as president and CEO of EMI Music Publish ...

  11. UMGD Shuffles Sales Structure

    February 27, 2009 12:00 AM EST Universal Music Group Distribution (UMGD) has changed its structure bringing digital and physical sales under the umbrella of Universal Music Distribution (UMD). The other divisions in UMGD are: Fontana, the indie distribution company; Vivendi Ent ...

  12. Razor & Tie Promotes Zaraya To Exec VP

    July 31, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Victor Zaraya has been promoted to executive VP of finance and operations for Razor & Tie Entertainment. He was most recently senior VP of finance and operations. Zaraya will report directly to Razor & Tie co-owners Cliff Chenfeld and Crai ...

  13. MSG Entertainment Restructures Executive Team

    July 17, 2008 12:00 AM EDT As New York-based MSG Entertainment continues to grow its brand beyond the New York metro area, the live entertainment company has reorganized its operations with a newly expanded executive team of music industry veterans. - Melissa Ormond has bee ...

  14. Brock Rises At Sony/ATV

    July 02, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Sony/ATV Music Publishing executive Janice Brock has earned a promotion. The British executive has been named to the new role as senior VP, U.K. operations, in addition to her current role as VP, office of the chairman. Brock will relocate from Ne ...

  15. The Orchard Adds To Exec Team

    June 19, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Indie digital aggregator The Orchard unveiled key promotions and new hires. Former VP of global licensing and operations Brad Navin is now executive VP and GM of the company. Dan Pifer, formerly VP of operations and technology, is now executive VP ...

  16. Digital Summit Line-up Takes Shape

    April 01, 2008 12:00 AM EDT U.S. Congresswoman Marsha Blackburn; Ted Cohen, managing partner, TAG Strategic; Richard Conlon, VP of marketing and business development, BMI; Russ Crupnick, VP/senior industry analyst, the NPD Group; Ali Partovi, CEO, iLike; Dorrian Porter, foun ...

  17. Appelbaum Named Publisher

    March 05, 2008 12:00 AM EST Billboard Veteran Returns to Brand Howard Appelbaum has been named vice president and publisher of Billboard. Appelbaum first came to Billboard in 1998 as associate publisher of Marketing for Billboard, and was quickly promoted to vice president o ...

  18. 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 ...

  19. Block Rises To Senior VP/GM At Legacy

    November 27, 2007 12:00 AM EST Adam Block has been named senior VP/GM of Legacy Recordings. Block reports to John Ingrassia, president of Sony BMG’s Commercial Music Group and is based in New York. In his new role, Block will oversee all aspects of the operations of Legacy Reco ...

  20. Wright Named Senior VP At Universal Republic

    November 13, 2007 12:00 AM EST Elise Wright has been named senior VP of urban music at Universal Republic Records, a newly-created position. Wright reports directly to the label's president and CEO Monte Lipman. Previous positions for Wright include VP of marketing, VP of ...

  21. ADA President To Take Leave Of Absence

    September 17, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Alternative Distribution Alliance (ADA) president Andy Allen is taking an eight month leave of absence beginning November 1. In his absence, the company will be run by ADA senior mnagement staff; executive VP, Mitchell Wolk; senior VP/GM, Michael ...

  22. Universal Names Senior Publishing Execs

    June 04, 2007 12:00 AM EDT As part of the integration of Universal Music Publishing Group and BMG Music Publishing, David Renzer, UMPG chairman/CEO, has named his new senior executive team. "Collectively, these executives will form part of the new team that will provid ...

  23. Epic Promotes Granite To GM

    May 14, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Epic Records senior VP of finance and operations Adam Granite has been promoted to GM of the label. He reports to Epic Records president Charlie Walk and remains based in New York. "With an impressive history already at Epic Records, Adam has ...

  24. Warner/Chappell Ramps Up Synchs

    May 03, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Warner/Chappell Music is revamping its synchronization department globally. The publisher has restructured its marketing and licensing divisions to report to one person and hired more personnel to aggressively pitch and market its catalog of songs ...

  25. Morelli Named President Of Red

    April 02, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Bob Morelli has been promoted to president of RED Distribution. Morelli reports to Tim Bowen, COO of Sony BMG Music Entertainment, and is based in New York. Most recently, Morelli served as executive VP/GM of Red Distribution, since 2005. Prior to ...

  26. Sony BMG Nashville Names Banks VP

    March 12, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Sony BMG Nashville senior director of finance Tom Banks rises to VP of the department. He reports to Paul Barnabee, senior VP, finance and operations. "Our chairman Joe Galante has said that we've made finance user-friendly, and that was ...

  27. Fletcher Named Senior VP At Uni South

    February 27, 2007 12:00 AM EST Van Fletcher has re-signed with Universal Records South and assumes the role of senior VP of sales and operations for the label. Fletcher reports to Mark Wright, president of Uni South and Fletcher Foster, the label's senior VP/GM. Prior to j ...

  28. RealNetworks Ups Sheeran, O'Neil

    February 26, 2007 12:00 AM EST RealNetworks has a new head of its music division. The company named Philip O'Neil senior VP of music replacing music chief Dan Sheeran, who is taking a new role in the organization. O'Neil is based in Seattle and reports to Real CEO Rob ...

  29. Hazarika Joins EMI Group

    February 16, 2007 12:00 AM EST EMI Group U.K. has appointed Ayesha Hazarika as VP, industry and government affairs, reporting to Victoria Bassetti, EMI's senior VP of government relations. The former chief press secretary to Patricia Hewitt, U.K. Secretary of State for Tra ...

  30. BMI Promotes Orjuela

    November 17, 2006 12:00 AM EST She becomes assistant VP, writer/publisher relationships. Delia Orjuela has been promoted to the position of assistant VP, writer/publisher relationships, Latin Music for BMI, Billboard.biz has learned. Based out of Los Angeles, Orjuela was previo ...

  31. Booth Promoted At EMI Publishing U.K.

    October 26, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Exec becomes deputy MD. William Booth has risen from executive VP/GM to the role as deputy managing director of EMI Music Publishing U.K., with immediate effect. "William has brought to us his steady and experienced background as a lawyer, co ...

  32. Booth Promoted At EMI Publishing U.K.

    October 26, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Exec becomes deputy MD. William Booth has risen from executive VP/GM to the role as deputy managing director of EMI Music Publishing U.K., with immediate effect. "William has brought to us his steady and experienced background as a lawyer, co ...

  33. Koch Promotes Franck

    August 16, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Koch Records has promoted John Franck to senior VP of marketing. Most previously, Franck was VP of marketing for the label. He will continue to report to executive VP/GM Alan Grunblatt and is based in Koch Records has promoted John Franck to senio ...

  34. Fontana Ups Gullic

    July 28, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Assumes senior VP of sales and marketing role. Ken Gullic, VP of sales at Fontana, has been upped to senior VP of sales and marketing. He reports to executive VP/GM Steve Pritchitt and is based in Burbank, Calif. Fontana VP of marketing Bryan Mead ...

  35. Carrabba Upped At Zomba

    July 13, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Named executive VP/GM. Named executive VP/GM. News ...

  36. Buena Vista Ups Hobson To Senior Sales VP

    March 07, 2006 12:00 AM EST Buena Vista Home Entertainment (BVHE) has promoted Jeanne Hobson to senior VP of sales and distribution. She reports to Pat Fitzgerald, executive VP of sales, distribution and trade marketing, and is Buena Vista Home Entertainment (BVHE) has promo ...

  37. Smith Splits EMI Publishing

    January 22, 2006 12:00 AM EST Veteran EMI Music Publishing U.K. executive Mike Smith is to exit the company, with effect from Jan. 31. Smith, who is currently London-based senior VP and director of A&R, will assume a "senior Veteran EMI Music Publishing U.K. execu ...

  38. Category 5 Launches In Nashville

    January 10, 2006 12:00 AM EST Former Critique head tapped as senior VP/GM. Former Critique head tapped as senior VP/GM. News ...

  39. Fisher Upped At Universal U.K.

    July 20, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Veteran Universal Music U.K. executive Clive Fisher has been elevated to executive VP of the company. Fisher has served as Universal Music U.K. director of legal and business affairs for 19 years. Bas Veteran Universal Music U.K. executive Clive F ...

  40. EMI Music Pub Names Communications VP

    July 18, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Janice Brock assumes role. EMI Music Publishing has appointed Janice Brock as VP, external communications. She also continues in her role as VP, office of the chairman. As part of her new position, Brock will represent the U.K. office of the publi ...

  41. Sony BMG Ent. Sales Names Executive VP/GM

    June 24, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Jim Lucas has been named executive VP/GM of Sony BMG Music Entertainment Sales. Lucas, who was previously senior VP of national sales and marketing, will oversee all aspects of SONY BMG’s sales oper Jim Lucas has been named executive VP/GM of Sony ...

  42. Jim Lucas Moving To VP/GM Role

    June 23, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Jim Lucas is expected to be named executive VP/GM of Sony BMG Music Entertainment Sales, replacing Bob Morelli who went over to head up sister distribution company RED. Lucas, who is senior VP of nati Jim Lucas is expected to be named executive VP ...

  43. Warner Home Video Ups Senior VPs

    June 08, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Warner Home Video is restructuring its domestic operations. The company has promoted Jeff Baker to senior VP/GM of theatrical catalog, Jeff Brown to senior VP/GM of franchise titles and Mike Saksa to Warner Home Video is restructuring its domestic ...

  44. Ventura Makes Key Appointments

    May 12, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Independent DVD distributor Ventura Distribution promoted two executives to top positions in their business units on May 12. Executive VP Craig Sussman rises to president of international and executi Independent DVD distributor Ventura Distributio ...

  45. Uni Classics Names A&R Veteran Novik To Senior Post

    May 11, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Prior work includes Dave Matthews, 'N Sync. David Novik has been appointed senior VP of A&R for Universal Classics Group (UCG). Novik, who is based in New York, will be responsible for discovering new artists and projects in the classical ...

  46. Hein, Levine Take On International Ryko Duties

    March 29, 2005 12:00 AM EST As Rykodisc prepares for the March 31 split of co-founder and Ryko Group president Arthur Mann, the label expands the duties of U.S. president William Hein and U.S. senior sales and marketing VP Neil As Rykodisc prepares for the March 31 split of ...

  47. New Line Ups Marketing Exec

    February 28, 2005 12:00 AM EST New Line Home Entertainment has promoted Justine Brody to senior VP of marketing. New Line Home Entertainment has promoted Justine Brody to senior VP of marketing. Brody will handle marketing for all New Line releases. She had worked as VP of mark ...

  48. Guild Named MTV Europe Chief Executive

    February 14, 2005 12:00 AM EST MTV Networks Europe president Brent Hansen has promoted Simon Guild to CEO. Guild was most recently deputy CEO/executive VP. MTV Networks Europe president Brent Hansen has promoted Simon Guild to CEO. Guild was most recently deputy CEO/executive V ...

  49. Napster Names Biz Dev VP

    January 20, 2005 12:00 AM EST Napster has named MovieLink executive Andrea G. Devenow VP of business development. Napster has named MovieLink executive Andrea G. Devenow VP of business development. Devenow, who held a similar title at MovieLink and previously served as executi ...

  50. Sony BMG Names Strategic Marketing Team

    December 08, 2004 12:00 AM EST Sony BMG Strategic Marketing has appointed its management team, which reports to executive VP Joe DiMuro. Sony BMG Strategic Marketing has appointed its management team, which reports to executive VP Joe DiMuro. Paula Erickson is named senior VP o ...

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