WMN Promotes Scott Hendricks To EVP/A&R
April 9, 2014 at 7:48 AM (PT)
WARNER MUSIC NASHVILLE’s (WMN) SVP/A&R SCOTT HENDRICKS has been promoted to EVP/A&R, effective TODAY (4/9). His duties will include overseeing the development of new talent and existing signings by helping to identify songs, songwriters and producers, as well as provide A&R resource and creative support on behalf of WMN.
SCOTT will continue to report to WMN Pres./CEO JOHN ESPOSITO.
"I’m honored to be named EVP of A&R at the greatest Country music label on the planet," said HENDRICKS. "To be able to work alongside such smart people like ESPO and PETER STRICKLAND -- and of course tremendous talent like BLAKE SHELTON and HUNTER HAYES, just to name two -- is an absolute treat. I’m very proud of all that we’ve accomplished together and I look forward to many more years of continued success."
"SCOTT HENDRICKS is one of the most skilled and special music men I’ve ever met," said ESPOSITO. "To have the pleasure of working with SCOTT is an honor. He is responsible for some of the greatest modern Country music and continues to demonstrate his ability for finding stars and producing hits, time and time again."