Columbia Ups Lee Leipsner To EVP/Promotion
June 20, 2013 at 1:45 PM (PT)
COLUMBIA RECORDS has promoted SVP/Promotion LEE LEIPSNER to EVP/Promotion. He'll report to EVP/GM JOEL KLAIMAN.
"I am happy to announce LEE’s promotion to EVP/Promotion," noted KLAIMAN. "This advancement is well deserved. LEE is the consummate head of Promotion. A true leader with extensive relationships at radio, he’s great with artists, and is willing to travel anywhere for the good of COLUMBIA’s artists."
"I would like to give my sincere thanks to ROB STRINGER, ASHLEY NEWTON and JOEL KLAIMAN for this tremendous opportunity and for their continued belief and support," LEIPSNER said. "As I approach my twenty year mark at SONY MUSIC, I’ve never felt better about our incredible team and the amazing roster of artists that make up COLUMBIA RECORDS. It is truly an honor to work for such a historical label. I look forward to the future and in growing our legacy as we continue working closely with radio to develop new artists and further solidify our heritage acts."