Provident Label Group Hires Brian Dishon And Jeff Cruz
March 17, 2016 at 12:22 PM (PT)
PROVIDENT MUSIC GROUP announces the hiring of BRIAN DISHON as VP/Marketing and JEFF CRUZ as VP/Promotions for PROVIDENT LABEL GROUP (PLG). DISHON and CRUZ will oversee rosters on the ESSENTIAL RECORDS, REUNION RECORDS and BEACH STREET RECORDS imprints, beginning APRIL 4th.
BRIAN DISHON returns to PROVIDENT after a four-year term as multi-site ministries director for CROSS POINT CHURCH in NASHVILLE. During his previous employment at PROVIDENT, (2007-2012) DISHON led the label group’s promotions team and also served as VP Marketing.
CRUZ brings nearly 20 years of broadcast experience to PLG having served as a radio personality and program director for stations including SHINE FM in CHICAGO/INDIANAPOLIS/LANSING/NW INDIANA, WMHK in COLUMBIA and Z88.3 in ORLANDO.
PLG SVP DEAN DIEHL states, "I’m excited about the prospect of working closely with such seasoned professionals as BRIAN and JEFF in the building of a future vision for PROVIDENT. They both bring valuable experience and, more importantly, a passion for the artists and music of PROVIDENT."
Additionally, PROVIDENT has appointed JIMMY WHEELER to VP/Sales and Distribution. JIMMY will be responsible for leading PROVIDENT’s sales and distribution functions for all markets.
PROVIDENT has also promoted ROXANNE NICHOLS to Dir. Label Operations for PROVIDENT LABEL GROUP.