Porfirio Piña has been promoted to senior director, Latin music at BMI. The New York-based Piña, who was director of Latin music, will continue to report to the department’s assistant VP Delia Orjuela.

Piña joined the performing right organization’s writer and publisher relations department in 2005. In addition to his work with songwriters and publishers, he serves on the board of directors of the BMI Foundation and directs its peermusic Latin Scholarship program.