Most previously VP of promotion for the label.

Gary Marella has been appointed senior VP of promotion and video for Universal Motown. Marella reports to Sylvia Rhone, president of Universal Motown Records, and is based in New York.

Previously, Marella was VP of promotion for the label. He joined Universal in 2000 as senior national director of rhythm crossover promotion. In 2003 hw was appointed VP of promotion for Universal Motown. Prior to joining Universal, Marella worked at Priority Records as a national crossover promotion representative.