Jay Wilson promoted from senior director.

Jay Wilson has been appointed VP of publicity for Universal Records. Wilson reports to Serena Gallagher, senior VP of Pop/Rock publicity for Universal Motown Records Group and he continues to be based in New York City.

Wilson joined Universal Records as director of publicity and was later promoted to senior director. In his expanded role, Mr. Wilson will continue to be involved with all aspects of publicity and artist relations for the record label, implementing and developing media strategies for Universal Records’ Pop/Rock division.

Before joining Universal he was director of publicity for Warner Bros. Records and began his career as Assistant Manager at New York End Ltd, an artist management company.