Top 40 promo exec based in New York.

Mike Bergin has been promoted to senior VP of top 40 promotion for RCA Music Group. Based in New York, he will report to executive VP of promotion Richard Palmese.

Bergin was most recently VP of the department, working on radio campaigns for artists like Maroon5, Gavin DeGraw, Alicia Keys, Mario, Kelly Clarkson, Avril Lavigne and Christina Aguilera. He joined J Records in its inaugural year five years ago as an East Coast regional.

"Mike has demonstrated an outstanding ability to maximize our music on radio station playlists quickly and successfully," said Palmese in a statement. "As VP of Pop promotion for the RMG, he has won the respect of his colleagues and peers and delivered hit after hit for our artists."