Jon Borris Promoted To SVP/Pop Promotion For Columbia Records
June 10, 2015 at 4:11 AM (PT)
COLUMBIA RECORDS has promoted JON BORRIS to SVP/Pop Promotion. The announcement came TODAY (6/10) from EVP/Promotion LEE LEIPSNER.
BORRIS most recently led successful Pop radio campaigns for Platinum-selling artists HOZIER, PHARRELL, ONE DIRECTION, CALVIN HARRIS and JOHN LEGEND. Previously, he was VP/Promotion for the label. Prior to that appointment, BORRIS served as VP/Top 40 Promotion for COLUMBIA since 2006.
"I've had the pleasure of working with JON for many years. He's the consummate promotion executive who always meets every challenge; a trusted friend and colleague who has earned the respect of our staff, managers, our great roster of artists, and the entire promotion community. I heartily congratulate him on this well-deserved promotion," stated LEIPSNER.
“I would like to thank LEE, JOEL KLAIMAN and ROB STRINGER for this tremendous promotion and continued opportunity at COLUMBIA to deliver,” said BORRIS. “I am more proud than ever to represent COLUMBIA’s storied artists and help break the stars of the future.”