WMG Names Soundtrack Exec

Higman takes senior VP post.

Warner Music Group has appointed Darren Higman to the newly created position of senior VP of soundtracks.

Burbank, Calif.-based Higman reports to Warner Strategic Marketing president Scott Pascucci. Higman will develop and secure soundtrack opportunities for all WMG labels.

Higman was most recently an independent music supervisor and founder of WH Entertainment, where he worked on such films as "Shark Tale" and "Scooby Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed." From 1998 to 2001, Higman was VP of soundtracks at Atlantic Records.