Changes At Warner/Chappell Music
May 3, 2007 at 11:17 AM (PT)
WARNER/CHAPPELL MUSIC today announced the promotion of BRAD ROSENBERGER to Sr. VP/Head of Strategic Marketing & Synchronization Licensing. He was previously Sr. VP of WARNER/CHAPPELL's Film & Television Catalog Department in the U.S.
WARNER/CHAPPELL also announced the key appointments of former EMI MUSIC RESOURCES VP DAVE PETTIGREW to Sr. VP/Strategic Marketing, former BMG MUSIC Sr. Director/Film Music WENDY CHRISTIANSEN to VP/Film & Television and former BBC MUSIC/NEW MEDIA Acquisition & Development Director JIM REID to Head of Film & Television. Effective immediately, PETTIGREW and CHRISTIANSEN will report directly to ROSENBERGER, while REID will report to WARNER/CHAPPELL MUSIC U.K. Managing Director RICHARD MANNERS.
"The promotion of BRAD and the hiring of DAVE, WENDY and JIM, some of music publishing's most talented and experienced executives, will increase WARNER/CHAPPELL's ability to secure synch opportunities in further support of our artists," said WARNER/CHAPPELL MUSIC CEO DAVE JOHNSON. "I'm confident that our redesigned synch department will enhance our close relationships with members of the music licensing community, including marketers and advertisers, film and television producers and video game creators among others."
In addition, longtime WARNER/CHAPPELL executives PAULETTE HAWKINS and PAT WOODS have been promoted to VPs/Licensing and will report to ROSENBERGER.