Capitol Music Group Promotes Cheryl Winston and Chris Green
March 3, 2015 at 11:35 AM (PT)
CAPITOL MUSIC GROUP (CMG) SVP/Urban Promotions AZIM RASHID has promoted two key executives. CHERYL WINSTON/DALLAS is now Sr. National Dir./Urban and CHRIS GREEN/NEW YORK has been named National Dir./Urban. Both will report to RASHID.
"CHERYL and CHRIS are consummate professionals who always give 100% on behalf of our artists and their incredible music," AZIM said. "Their passion, skill, and experience make them two of finest promotion executives in our business, and I congratulate them both on their well-deserved advancements within our department and CAPITOL MUSIC GROUP."
"I am deeply honored and appreciative of the opportunity AZIM, GREG, and DENNIS have given me to assist in helping our team reach its maximum potential,” WINSTON added. “I am excited to work with a fearless leader and an awesome promotion team. To paraphrase BUDDHA, 'your work doesn't define you, but how you work defines you.'"
WINSTON has been with the company since 2004 and most recently held the position of Southwest Regional. Prior to joining CAPITOL she was Sr. National Dir./Urban Promotions for MOTOWN.
"I would like to thank AZIM, GREG and DENNIS for giving me the opportunity to grow in this next phase of my career," GREEN said. "With all the great artists and new music coming this year, I am very excited to help take CAPITOL MUSIC GROUP to the next level."
He moves up from the position of Field National/National Mixshow Dir. Prior to joining CAPITOL, GREEN served as MID ATLANTIC/NORTHEST Regional for INTERSCOPE/GEFFEN/A&M. He also held the post of Mixshow Dir./Urban for SONY MUSIC from 2003 to 2007.