News August 2016 Beyoncé and Eminem songwriter Mark Batson
has been named Create Director of a series of advertising and branding
projects for LALPINA Water, a bottled water brand owned by American
Premium Water Corporation.
UK Publicity company Purple Entertainment which handles artists
such as Adele and Sam Smith has promoted Anna Meacham to International
Head of Entertainment & Music and Emma Philpott to International
Head of Entertainment & Sports. Both will report to founder
and CEO Carl Fysh.
Universal Music Group (UMG) has appointed Oana Ruxandra to a new
position of SVP of of Digital Strategy and Partnerships effective
the end of August. Formerly at Warner Music Group in New York, she
will be based in Santa Monica and report to another former Warner
executive, Michael Nash, Universal Music's EVP of Digital Strategy.
Another exit from Warner Music to Universal is Samuel Arvidsson
who moves from Warner Music Sweden to Universal Music Sweden as
their new Commercial Director. Advidsson will report to Joakim Johansson,
UMG Sweden's GM and Marketing Manager.
Inspiration, now operating under Provident Music Group, a division
of Sony Music Entertainment, has appointed Phil Thorton as SVP
and General Manager for the label. RCA Inspiration has now shifted
its base of operations to Nashville from New York.
Australian digital content distributor, Valleyarm Digital, has
announced that former BMG, Warner Music Australia and ARIA executive
Ed St John has joined the board of directors.
Chrysalis Records, just two months after being sold by Warner
and relaunching as an independent label in June after being bought
by Blue Raincoat Music, has signed a global distribution deal
with Kobalt Label Services. The deal reunites the co-founder and
original owner of Chrysalis, Chris Wright CBE, a partner and financial
backer of Blue Raincoat, with the label.
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