Robbie McIntosh Named EVP/International, Capitol Music Group
April 15, 2013 at 7:59 AM (PT)
CAPITOL MUSIC GROUP Chairman/CEO STEVE BARNETT has announced the appointment of Robbie McIntosh as EVP/International of CAPITOL MUSIC GROUP.
In his new post, McINTOSH is a senior member of BARNETT's executive team, working closely with CMG label heads, artists and their management in creating and overseeing strategic marketing and promotion plans for CMG artists globally. McINTOSH will be relocating to HOLLYWOOD from LONDON, and be based at the CAPITOL TOWER.
BARNETT commented, "I've had the great pleasure of working with ROBBIE for many years, and his well-rounded experience, acumen and demeanor make him the ideal person to head International for the CAPITOL MUSIC GROUP and serve as a senior executive at the company. All of us at CAPITOL congratulate ROBBIE, welcome him to HOLLYWOOD, and look forward to his leadership in bringing our artists and their music to the worldwide marketplace."
McINTOSH, who ran RMC INTERNATIONAL, a global strategy, marketing and artist management company whose clients included AC/DC, PETER GABRIEL, SADE and GOSSIP, also had key roles at SONY/BMG U.K., added. "It was impossible to resist the opportunity to be a part of STEVE and LUCIAN (GRAINGE)'s vision to rebuild the CAPITOL MUSIC GROUP into an innovative and aggressive entertainment company.
"Having worked with STEVE previously, I know that his leadership, energy and passion is already driving the company forward, and I'm honoured to work with him again and be part of such an exciting period in the company’s illustrious history. I am energized and can't wait to move to LOS ANGELES and work closely with my CMG colleagues, our artists, their management and the UMG companies around the world to build and run the International side of the company's business."