Verve Ups Mike Rittberg To GM
March 4, 2015 at 1:10 PM (PT)
VERVE MUSIC GROUP has promoted SVP/Branding and Marketing MIKE RITTBERG to GM. He will oversee VERVE's operations, artist development and release schedule, as well as work closely with INTERSCOPE GEFFEN A&M, which is now responsible for VERVE's sales, marketing and film and TV licensing.
"I congratulate MIKE on his well-deserved promotion," VERVE Chairman DAVID FOSTER said. "MIKE has been a wonderful partner, and togeher I look forward to bringing new talent to Verve and building on our iconic label's vast accomplishments."
"I'm honored to carry on the tradition of great music coming from VERVE as we redevelop its brand during the coming year," RITTBERG said. "I'm especially grateful to DAVID FOSTER, MICHELE ANTHONY, JOHN JANICK, STEVE BERMAN and DAVID COHEN for this incredible opportunity and for their support."