UMG Expands A&R Department In Music City
January 23, 2007 at 10:24 AM (PT)
UNIVERSAL MUSIC GROUP (UMG)/NASHVILLE has made some additions to its A&R department: JOE FISHER has been named Sr. Director/A&R, and STEPHANIE WRIGHT has been promoted to Director/A&R.
FISHER, a 15-year veteran in the publishing world, most recently served as day-to-day manager at LYTLE MANAGEMENT, working with artists such as GARY ALLAN and JOE NICHOLS. WRIGHT was formerly Manager in the A&R department and has been with UMG for seven years; previously she worked for CAPITOL RECORDS/NASHVILLE.