Marc Cimino Named COO At Universal Music Publishing Group
January 14, 2015 at 4:10 AM (PT)
WARNER BROS. RECORDS EVP/Head of Business and Legal Affairs MARC CIMINO has joined UNIVERSAL MUSIC PUBLISHING GROUP (UMPG) as COO. CIMINO, who was with WBR for 10 years and previously worked at SONY MUSIC ENTERTAINMENT, will report to UMPG Chairman/CEO JODY GERSON.
GERSON said, "At this time in our business, it's important we work with a global perspective and more closely with our record label partners. MARC's broad experience in recorded music will help bolster our organization and bring a broader industry approach to everything we do, and to the ultimate benefit of our artists and writers."
CIMINO said, "I'm grateful and excited to be working for such a dynamic visionary like JODY and for UNIVERSAL MUSIC PUBLISHING GROUP. I look forward to working with the entire team around the world, and with our labels and tech partners as we face a rapidly changing business environment with many new opportunities and challenges."