XM Satellite Radio today (April 28) made a number of executive promotions at the company's Washington, D.C., headquarters.

XM Satellite Radio today (April 28) made a number of executive promotions at the company's Washington, D.C., headquarters.

XM promotes Gary Hahn from VP to senior VP of advertising and brand management. Rebecca Hanson and Ann Kontner are upped from VPs to senior VPs of business of affairs & deputy general counsel and human resources, respectively.

Directors John Archer and Doug Goodner become VPs of their respective departments -- operations and design/product development -- while XM analyst and director of marketing planning Alex Kondracki is named VP of marketing.

John Kramer, who served as director of business operations for programming & ad sales, becomes VP of the department, and Brian Shea goes from retail channel director to VP of product marketing and distribution.

All report to president/CEO Hugh Panero.