Wright Promoted At Universal Music Group/Nashville
January 11, 2007 at 1:20 PM (PT)
UNIVERSAL MUSIC GROUP/NASHVILLE (UMG) has promoted Sr. Director/A&R BRIAN WRIGHT to VP/A&R. UMG Chairman LUKE LEWIS, to whom WRIGHT will report, made the announcement today.
“BRIAN has been one of the forces behind the scenes here for quite some time,” said LEWIS. “His love and knowledge of country music are evident in everything he does, and we look forward to hearing more great music coming from his direction.”
WRIGHT has been with the company for over six years and will oversee A&R for MERCURY, MCA and LOST HIGHWAY.