UMG Names Andy Fixmer VP/Global Communications
January 12, 2015 at 2:23 PM (PT)
UNIVERSAL MUSIC GROUP (UMG) has named veteran business journalist ANDY FIXMER VP/Global Communications, effective immediately. Previously, FIXMER worked at BLOOMBERG BUSINESSWEEK and most recently was Special Projects Editor at MASHABLE.
“I’m very pleased to welcome ANDY to our communications team,” EVP/Head of Global Communications WILL TANOUS said. “His vast experience as a business journalist combined with a deep understanding of news reporting in the digital age provides us with a unique perspective and skill set that will be a valuable addition to our team.”
“UNIVERSAL MUSIC GROUP is leading the music industry in developing exciting new ways for fans to listen to their favorite artists, while at the same time redefining the business models that make that increased access possible,” FIXMER said. “This is an incredibly exciting time to join UMG and I look forward to applying my many years of experience as a journalist to help the company communicate that narrative.”