WMG Companies Honored At NARM Awards
May 4, 2007 at 5:45 AM (PT)
WARNER MUSIC GROUP companies were recognized for outstanding industry achievement in 2006 at the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF RECORDING MERCHANDISERS' (NARM) annual awards ceremony last night. The awards were voted on by music retailers, suppliers, distributors and wholesalers.
For the second year in a row, WEA CORP., WMG's U.S. sales and distribution company, was named "Large Distributor of the Year"; ALTERNATIVE DISTRIBUTION ALLIANCE (ADA), WMG's independent distribution company, earned its first-ever "Medium Distributor of the Year" award; and RHINO ENTERTAINMENT was awarded "Large Entertainment Software Supplier of The Year" for the third year in a row.
"We are thrilled that the retail community continues to recognize the WARNER MUSIC GROUP companies for their excellent work and leadership in this area," said WMG Chairman/CEO LYOR COHEN. "Retail is undergoing significant changes, so it is particularly rewarding to see JOHN ESPOSITO, ANDY ALLEN, SCOTT PASCUCCI and their teams honored for their innovation and leadership during this time of transition in the industry."