Several new hirings, promotions, and different job placements have been introduced over the previous few days. Here’s a fast run-down everybody that’s shifting up or approaching board.
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Ziggy Chareton — Senior Vice President, Head A&R for Island Records
Ziggy Chareton strikes as much as SVP after signing Shawn Mendes in 2014. He’ll be primarily based in New York and will likely be answerable for all A&R actions for the label, reporting to president Darcus Beese.
Eliah Seton — President Independent Music & Creator Services for Warner Music Group
Warner Music Group promoted Eliah Seton from president the Alternative Distribution Alliance (ADA) worldwide to his new place. He additionally oversees WMG’s Arts Music division.
Alejandro Duque — Managing Director Universal Music Latino, Machete and Capital Latin
Alejandro Duque will oversee all tasks, signings, A&R, and the advertising for latino, Machete and Capital Latin. He will report on to Victor Gonzalez, president Universal Music Latin Entertainment.
Lauren Schneider — Executive Vice President, Strategic Media Relations
Island Records introduced Lauren Schneider’s promotion to EVP Strategic Media relations yesterday. She reviews on to Island’s COO Eric Wong and can lead media and publicity initiatives for the label.
Brooke Ivey — Agent at APA Nashville
Brooke Ivey has been promoted to the function Agent at APA Nashville. She will deal with the entire APA roster. Her principal focus will likely be company, particular and personal occasions, and non-traditional ticketed exhibits.
Amir Abbassy — Head Content Development & Production, Empire
Empire has introduced that Amir will likely be answerable for content material creation to focus on the corporate’s artists and interact with youth music tradition.
Peter Kadin — VP Marketing, Empire
Peter Kadin will likely be answerable for the advertising and public relations campaigns for Empire’s artists.
Scott Cohen — The Orchard Co-Founder Retiring
Scott Cohen has introduced that he’s retiring from The Orchard after 22 years. He helped co-found the corporate in 1997; the corporate is now below Sony Music Entertainment’s umbrella.
Tarek Mounir — Deezer CEO the MENA and Turkey Region
Deezer has introduced Tarek Mounir would be the new CEO for the MENA and Turkey area. He will likely be answerable for rising Deezer’s B2B, promoting, and advertising within the area.
David Hazan — Midem’s Head North America
MIDEM has introduced David Hazan as their new Head North America. He will lead outreach efforts within the area to additional bolster the annual music trade convention in Cannes.
Niklas Twetman — Marketing Director, Warner Music Sweden
Warner Music Sweden introduced that Niklas Twetman will function the corporate’s new advertising director. He will likely be primarily based in Stockholm and will likely be primarily based in Stockholm. He joined the corporate from Universal Music Group.
Michelle Fantus — ONErpm Vice President A&R
ONErpm introduced Michelle Fantus to assist develop its roster as vice chairman A&R. Fantus will likely be answerable for signing new purchasers, dealing with artist relations, and overseeing launch methods within the firm’s New York City fice.
Daniel Petruzzi — Mixcloud Vice President Partnerships
Mixcloud has introduced it has employed Daniel Petruzzi as VP Partnerships. He will likely be answerable for rising Mixcloud’s US creator group and selling Mixcloud Select. Petruzzi will even drive the London-based firm’s US enlargement.
Carletta Higginson — Director, Global Head Music Publishing for YouTube
Higginson has been promoted from her earlier function Music Publishing in North America to Global Head Music Publishing. She joined Google in 2013 as supervisor music partnerships.
Elsa Vivero — Executive Vice President Global Digital Account Management for WMG
Vivero was promoted to her new place for Warner Music Group’s artist and label companies division WEA. She will report back to WEA president Tony Harlow in New York. She will work carefully with digital companions to boost WMG artists and labels by way of strategic planning.