Richard Nash has been appointed senior VP of urban promotion for EMI Music in North America. He will report to Greg Thompson, executive VP of promotion for the company.

Nash comes to EMI from PlayTyme Entertainment, an independent label and promotion company he established in 2004. Prior to PlayTyme, Nash was senior VP of promotion at Elektra Records from 1995-2004 where he worked closely with Thompson, who was executive VP of promotion and GM at Elektra.

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