Silvio Pietroluongo, who has been Billboard associate director of charts since 2006, has been named director of charts. He replaces director of charts/senior analyst Geoff Mayfield, who is leaving Billboard after 23 years to join the Universal Music Group Distribution as VP of business analysis and market research.

Pietroluongo joined Billboard in 1989 as an intern and during his tenure he has served as chart manager for the Hot 100, Pop 100, Top 40 mainstream and Hot Digital Songs, among others.

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