Capitol Music Group Names Kirdis Postelle SVP/Marketing
May 22, 2013 at 7:53 AM (PT)
KIRDIS POSTELLE has been named SVP/Marketing for CAPITOL MUSIC GROUP. She will report to EVP GREG THOMPSON. In her new position, POSTELLE will head a newly formed marketing group within CMG that encompasses Marketing, Digital and Publicity, and will directly liaise with the company’s promotion and sales teams in formulating comprehensive plans for CMG artists and releases.
THOMPSON commented, "KIRDIS is an extremely talented and well-rounded executive who brings an enormous wealth of experience to her new position. I have no doubt that our artists will benefit greatly from KIRDIS’ expertise and enthusiasm, and that she will be making a valuable contribution to the CAPITOL MUSIC GROUP for years to come. All of us at the company welcome KIRDIS to the TOWER and congratulate her on this well-deserved appointment."
Said POSTELLE, "To work with STEVE BARNETT, GREG THOMPSON, MICHELLE JUBELIRER and the great team that’s building the new CAPITOL MUSIC GROUP is my second once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to be part of something extraordinary in the music business. I am excited to lead this full service marketing team while also helping the company expand its Urban music infrastructure. I’m grateful that they’ve put their faith in me, and I thank them for this monumental opportunity and their ongoing support."
POSTELLE comes to CAPITOL after 17 years with DR. DRE’s AFTERMATH ENTERTAINMENT, where she was the company’s GM.