Sam Riback Named Atlantic SVP/Head Of West Coast A&R
February 4, 2014 at 5:35 AM (PT)
SAM RIBACK has been promoted to SVP/Head of West Coast A&R for ATLANTIC RECORDS.
"Since coming on board 12 years ago, SAM has rapidly grown into one of the most insightful, creative, and accomplished members of our A&R team," said ATLANTIC Chairman/CEO CRAIG KALLMAN and Chairman/COO JULIE GREENWALD. "From uncovering outstanding new talent to working with established artists to take their music to the next level, SAM brings exceptional knowledge, dedication, and passion to every project. Over the past three years, he has done a fantastic job in expanding our A&R footprint on the West Coast, so it gives us great pleasure to announce this much-deserved promotion."
"CRAIG and JULIE have been tremendous mentors to me throughout my career at ATLANTIC," said RIBACK. "I could not be happier leading our WEST COAST team and to further the long ATLANTIC tradition of signing and developing the next generation of influential artists."