Christian Jorg Named SVP/New Media & Commerce At IDJMG
July 24, 2007 at 10:36 AM (PT)
CHRISTIAN JORG has been appointed ISLAND DEF JAM SVP/New Media & Commerce by Pres. STEVE BARTLES. In his new post, JORG will oversee all of IDJ’s business activities in the digital and mobile space. He will also concentrate on expanding the company’s business beyond its traditional focus by finding new creative outlets for its artists and building new revenue streams.
"We are thrilled that CHRISTIAN has joined the IDJ family." said BARTLES. "We look forward to his expertise, acumen and strategic vision to help launch, solidify and grow new opportunities for all the wonderful artists we work with daily. His energy will help new areas of growth evolve quickly."
"I am truly excited to join ISLAND DEF JAM MUSIC GROUP and its team of world class executives at such an important time for the development of the global music business," added JORG. "To be able to work with the best artists in the world to bring the promise of digital and mobile media to fruition is a tremendous privilege and I look forward to making my contribution."