Sony BMG has named new toppers for its Canadian operation Sony BMG Music Canada, as well as it Japanese affiliate, BMG Japan.

Shane Carter and Neil Foster have been named co-presidents of Sony BMG Music Canada Inc. Both executives report to Sony BMG COO Tim Bowen.

Carter and Foster succeed Lisa Zbitnew, who served as president of the company's Canadian operations since September of 2004.

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