Big Machine Hires Larry Hughes
March 15, 2007 at 1:42 PM (PT)
BIG MACHINE RECORDS announces the hiring of LARRY HUGHES to West Coast Regional Promotion & Marketing for the label. HUGHES is a 28-year industry veteran, beginning his career at ARIOLA RECORDS in 1979 and later spending 13 years at MCA and most recently serving as a West Coast rep for 903 MUSIC.
BIG MACHINE President/CEO SCOTT BORCHETTA said, "LARRY and I have a long history of success from our MCA days where he was a star regional and national promotion executive. The fact that he wanted to join us at BIG MACHINE and return to the West Coast is a power move for the label. I'm thrilled to have him join the MACHINE."
Former West Coast Regional RICK BARKER will be moving to FIREFLY MANAGEMENT to handle day-to-day management for BIG MACHINE artist TAYLOR SWIFT.
HUGHES will enter the position APRIL 2 and be based in SALT LAKE CITY. He can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.