Riccitelli Promoted To EVP At Zomba
January 8, 2007 at 8:17 AM (PT)
ZOMBA LABEL GROUP Pres. BARRY WEISS promotes JOE RICCITELLI to EVP/Pop Promotion. In this role, RICCITELLI will continue to oversee the Pop Promotion department, including the Top 40/Mainstream, Top 40/Rhythmic, Rock and Adult formats, along with related Video Promotion, and will work closely with WEISS in developing promotion campaigns for ZOMBA’s artists and projects.
Wrote WEISS, "JOE’s expertise and capabilities in the field of promotion are second-to-none. He has an outstanding track record of major promotion successes across a broad range of musical genres. Over the past seven years, JOE has been instrumental in developing and managing our Pop Promotion staff as we have transformed from a leading independent label into a major label record company."
RICCITELLI joined JIVE RECORDS in JANUARY 1999 as Sr. VP/Pop Promotion. Prior to joining JIVE/ZOMBA, JOE worked at ISLAND RECORDS as Sr. VP/Pop Promotion from 1995 to 1999.
Added RICCITELLI, "Being a senior executive at one of the most successful record companies over the past seven years has been truly satisfying. I have been privileged to work with BARRY WEISS and our great roster of artists. I look forward to continuing to guide the best Pop Promotion staff in the business."