Imran Majid And Justin Eshak Appointed SVP/A&R For Columbia Records
February 29, 2016 at 9:00 AM (PT)
COLUMBIA RECORDS has named IMRAN MAJID and JUSTIN ESHAK as SVPs/A&R, reporting to Pres./A&R MARK WILLIAMS. Previously, both MAJID and ESHAK were VPs/A&R.
“IMRAN's understanding of modern approach to A&R has made him an integral part of our company,” stated WILLIAMS. “His enthusiasm and passion for music and discovery of talent in an ever changing landscape with this promotion will continue to enhance and strengthen our roster.”
“JUSTIN is the modern A&R executive in every way,” noted WILLIAMS. “His proven instincts and passion for identifying new talent along with his understanding of the way fans relate to music in our current environment have made him an incredible asset to our company. I congratulate him for this well-deserved promotion.”
“I want to thank ROB STRINGER and MARK WILLIAMS for allowing me to expand my role as an A&R executive in the most diverse and credible music company in the industry,” stated MAJID. “I look forward to continuing to sign and develop talent in an atmosphere where the artist's creative vision and freedom are at the forefront of everything.”
“I’m grateful to ROB STRINGER and MARK WILLIAMS for the opportunity as well as their continued support and guidance,” stated ESHAK. “COLUMBIA has always been the preeminent label. It’s a privilege to work here and champion the innovative artists drawn to its unique culture.”