Republic Ups Billy Zarro To SVP/Marketing
January 31, 2014 at 12:06 PM (PT)
REPUBLIC RECORDS has promoted BILLY ZARRO to SVP/Marketing. As part of the promotion, he will continue to envision, develop, and oversee marketing initiatives and strategies for artists such as LORDE, OF MONSTERS & MEN, KID CUDI, BLACK SABBATH, SOUNDGARDEN, PSY, VOLBEAT, ALEX CLARE and PHANTOGRAM.
"BILLY remains a key player in raising awareness and branding our artists across the board," REPUBLIC RECORDS EVP CHARLIE WALK said. "His diligence, tenacity and energy are a cornerstone to each campaign's success."
"This label is based on a willingness to push the envelope, think outside the box, smash boundaries, and consistently break new acts," EVP/marketing JIM ROPPO added. "BILLY is emblematic of that spirit."
"MONTE and AVERY LIPMAN, and CHARLIE WALK create an atmosphere that breeds excellence," ZARRO said. "It's a privilege and inspiration to work with such prescient and passionate leaders within the industry. It's invigorating to work for a label that takes proactive steps towards the future and adapts to the ever-changing marketplace with the goal to break an artist. I am grateful to work and learn under JIM ROPPO, his vast knowledge and forward thinking continues to drive me. I am thankful to continue my journey at REPUBLIC RECORDS and can't wait to be a part of breaking the next artist."