Most recently East Coast director of urban music.

Universal Music Publishing Group (UMPG) has promoted Ethiopia Habtemariam to VP of urban music. Habtemariam reports to Tom Sturges, executive VP of creative affairs for UMPG, and is based in New York.

Most recently, Habtemariam was East Coast director of urban music for UMPG. Her artists signings include artists such as Ludacris, Ciara, Chris Brown, and Chamillionaire.