RCA Music Group Ups Rani Hancock
June 13, 2007 at 12:44 PM (PT)
RANI HANCOCK has been promoted from VP to Sr. VP of A&R Administration & Operations for RCA MUSIC GROUP. She continues to report to BMG LABEL GROUP Exec. VP/Business Affairs JULIE SWIDLER and remains based in NEW YORK.
HANCOCK became a part of the J RECORDS team at the label's inception in 2000. Prior to that she ran her own management company that specialized in producers and spent five years at ARISTA RECORDS.
SWIDLER said, "RANI is the most musically knowledgeable and financially savvy A&R administrator that I have ever had the pleasure of working with. She takes on a huge workload with a smile and brings a tremendous amount of focus to all of our artists and the producers we work with. We are thrilled to be able to give her this much deserved promotion."
HANCOCK said, "Having worked for CLIVE DAVIS for over 12 years, I can honestly say that I have learned from the best. CHARLES GOLDSTUCK and JULIE SWIDLER have been incredible mentors to me as well, and I eagerly look forward to an incredible future with the best team of artists and executives in the business."