Capitol Music Group Names Jennie Boddy, Erin Cooney VPs/Publicity
December 8, 2014 at 11:11 AM (PT)
CAPITOL MUSIC GROUP (CMG) has appointed JENNIE BODDY and ERIN COONEY VPs/Publicity In their new positions, The two will utilize their extensive experience and media relationships to design and execute publicity plans for CMG artists and projects spanning the company’s portfolio of labels, including CAPITOL, VIRGIN, MOTOWN, HARVEST, BLUE NOTE and ASTRALWERKS. BODDY will be based in the company’s NEW YORK offices, while COONEY will be based in the iconic CAPITOL TOWER in HOLLYWOOD.
Both BODDY and COONEY come to CMG and reunite with CMG SVP/Head of Media Strategy & Relations AMBROSIA HEALY from the latter’s independent PR firm THE FUN STAR. “Reunited and it feels so good," HEALY said. "I am thrilled to welcome JENNIE and ERIN into the CAPITOL MUSIC GROUP family at such an exciting time for the company. CMG and its artists will immediately feel the positive difference that these two will make to our team.”
“My experience in the ever-changing music business has taken me to indie labels, major labels and independent ventures, giving me great perspective," BODDY said. "For me, it’s all about that common ground between artists and who you work alongside to advance those artists’ careers forward. That is why I am so excited to join CAPITOL MUSIC GROUP with their incredible roster and with people committed, innovative and daring enough to match. Of course I am thrilled to be continuing with AMBROSIA HEALY, with her confidence and conviction that is infectious.”
“Joining CAPITOL MUSIC GROUP is an extraordinary opportunity," COONEY said. "AMBROSIA has been a great inspiration to me in the 10-plus years I’ve worked with her — first at CAPITOL RECORDS and more recently at THE FUN STAR. I'm excited to continue on as part of her team and it feels great to be back in the reinvigorated TOWER.”