Greg Marella Named EVP/Promotion At Capitol Music Group
August 31, 2016 at 9:14 AM (PT)
GREG MARELLA has been appointed to the post of EVP/Promotion for the CAPITOL MUSIC GROUP (CMG), it was announced today by the company's Chairman/CEO STEVE BARNETT, to whom MARELLA reports. In his new position, MARELLA will oversee the planning and execution of promotion strategies for the CAPITOL and VIRGIN labels, as well as providing support for the promotion efforts of CMG's BLUE NOTE RECORDS, HARVEST RECORDS, ASTRALWERKS and CMG's affiliated labels. In addition to his promotion duties, MARELLA will play a key role in determining the company's direction as a member of BARNETT's senior management team. MARELLA is based in HOLLYWOOD in the iconic CAPITOL TOWER.
Said BARNETT, "GREG is such a strong addition to CMG, both as our head of promotion and as a key member of our senior management team. He is a strong and proven leader with an impressive record of success, and our artists and staff will benefit greatly from his broad experience and abilities. All of us are thrilled that GREG has joined CMG and we look forward to sharing many victories with him as we move forward with our slate of forthcoming releases."
MARELLA commented, "I am beyond thrilled to join the CAPITOL MUSIC GROUP at such an exciting time for the label and artists. The future of this iconic label is so bright and I'm honored to be a part of it. I would like to thank STEVE BARNETT, MICHELLE JUBELIRER and ASHLEY NEWTON for this opportunity and their trust in me to lead the promotion efforts for our incredibly talented artists."