Universal Republic Records announced Jay Wilson as senior VP of media relations today (Sept. 8). He will oversee development and implementation of media strategies for Universal Republic's roster, including Colbie Caillat, Amy Winehouse, Hinder, 3 Doors Down and Jack Johnson.

"Jay is a well-connected, savvy media executive who possesses a reputation for excellence and a proven track record of success," Universal Republic's president and CEO Monte Lipman says.

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