Claudia Butzky has been named VP of strategic marketing for the BMG Label Group. Butzky reports to Donna Clower, senior VP of that department, and will continue to be based in New York.
Butzky was most previously VP of digital sales and retail marketing for BMG Label Group. In her new role, she will be managing joint venture partnerships and act as a liaison between the brands and the label's artists.
Butzky joined J Records at its launch as director of West Coast sales. She later served as senior director of national sales at J and VP of digital sales and retail marketing at RCA Music Group. Prior to J, she had stints at IRS, PolyGram Label Group and Island Records.