1. Mark Poston, Former EMI Australia Chairman, Returns to the Major Label Biz

    January 20, 2014 5:10 AM EST Former EMI Music Australia chairman Mark Poston has returned to the record business and reunited with his former boss, Tony Harlow.  Following a year-long sabbatical, Poston has been appointed managing director for the Australian companies of Parl ...

  2. O'Donnell Returns To EMI Australia in Top Job

    February 20, 2013 6:00 PM EST In a surprise move, John O'Donnell has returned to EMI Music Australia, where he takes the vacant post of managing director.   With effect from March 4, O’Donnell will take duties for the EMI, Capitol and Virgin labels, and will oversee the ...

  3. Mark Poston, EMI Australia Chairman, Steps Down

    January 17, 2013 2:37 PM EST EMI Australia's chairman Mark Poston is out as Universal presses-on with its integration of EMI. According to a note circulated today by Universal Music, Poston has "decided to step down" from his current position as chairman and se ...

  4. Tiesto, Diplo, Execs From Ultra, Ministry of Sound, EMI, Modular Hit Australia's First Electronic Music Conference

    December 04, 2012 3:08 PM EST Australian artist and Neon Records owner Grant Smillie (left) chats with DJ Tiesto during the day one opening of Australia's EMC keynote Q&A. Adapt or die was the killer theme which spilled from the Nov. 27-28 Electronic Music Conference ...

  5. EMI Australia's Craig Hawker Resigns

    August 26, 2010 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 Long-time EMI Australia A&R executive Craig Hawker has tendered his resignation. Hawker, who currently serves as VP A&R Labels Australasia, will leave the company Nov. 16 to "take some time out", according to a note issued today from ...

  6. ARIA, PPCA Re-elect Ed St John, George Ash

    March 10, 2010 12:00 AM EST Ed St John and George Ash have been re-elected as chairman of Australian labels body ARIA and collecting society PPCA, respectively. For the next 12 months, St. John will lead an ARIA board comprising Sony Music Australasia chairman and CEO Denis ...

  7. Poston Restructures EMI Aus

    October 10, 2008 12:00 AM EDT EMI Music Australasia has completed a restructure of its A&R, marketing and new channel, synchronization & licensing departments. Its new chairman Mark Poston, who took over from John O'Donnell on Sept. 11, last month upped head of A& ...

  8. O'Donnell Splits EMI Australia, Poston Rises

    July 28, 2008 12:00 AM EDT John O'Donnell, Sydney-based CEO of EMI Music Australasia is leaving the company at the end of September. He continues in an advisory capacity until March 2009. Meanwhile, Mark Poston has been elevated to the dual roles of senior VP of market ...

  9. Angel Strengthens Exec Team

    June 27, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Poston, Christidis take key roles. EMI Music U.K. senior VP Mark Collen has beefed-up the executive structure of his Angel Music Group. Mark Poston, a long-time EMI Australia executive, has been appointed to the new post as director, Angel Music G ...

  10. EMI Oz Vet Takes U.K. Capitol Role

    February 22, 2005 12:00 AM EST EMI Music Australia executive Mark Poston has relocated to London to take up a key marketing role at Capitol Music, starting next month. EMI Music Australia executive Mark Poston has relocated to London to take up a key marketing role at Capitol M ...