Marks Appointed EVP/GM Digital Distribution At UMG
January 29, 2007 at 5:45 AM (PT)
AMANDA MARKS, who runs UMGs new-media and technologies division ELABS, has been upped to EVP/GM of Digital Distribution. MARKS will manage UMG's digital business and will look to increase the company's revenue through directing product development, coordinating marketing activities, and building the company's relationships with key digital service providers and retailers. She will work with all of UMG's labels, business partners and ELABS on all digital business efforts.
She'll report to UMG Distribution Pres. JIM URIE, who said, "We are expanding our efforts significantly to offer our labels and partner companies the broadest array of services in the industry. [MARKS] has played an integral part in many of our key digital initiatives. She's a consummate innovator."
Before joining UMG, MARKS helped launch JIMMY & DOUG's FARMCLUB.COM.