Erik Powell Upped To Dir./National Promotion At Big Machine Records
January 5, 2016 at 11:35 AM (PT)
BIG MACHINE RECORDS Dir./NORTHEAST Promotion & Marketing ERIK POWELL has been promoted to Dir./National Promotion, effective immediately. POWELL is a nine-year BIG MACHINE vet, having joined the label in 2007 following promo stints with KATAPULT RECORDS and DIANE RICHEY PROMOTIONS/NASHVILLE, after a career in radio (NET NEWS 1/8/2007).
"ERIK is a 24/7 Machinist,” said BIG MACHINE RECORDS SVP/Promotion JACK PURCELL. “He consistently delivers. I'm thrilled to see this new position become a reality." Twice awarded the COUNTRY RADIO SEMINAR (CRS) Regional Of The Year, POWELL has been involved with the launch of TAYLOR SWIFT and the continued success of TIM MCGRAW and RASCAL FLATTS.
“The BIG MACHINE family has become my family,” said POWELL. “I’m thrilled and grateful for [BMLG Pres./CEO] SCOTT BORCHETTA and JACK’s support and the faith they have in me. 2016 is going to be another big year for our artists and their music. I can’t wait to share it with our friends at Country radio!" Send congrats to POWELL here.