SBMGE Names Colin Willis SVP/Field Sales, U.S.
August 8, 2007 at 1:44 PM (PT)
SONY BMG MUSIC ENTERTAINMENT has appointed COLIN WILLIS SVP/Field Sales, U.S. Previously SVP Rack Sales, Willis will now manage SONY BMG's field sales staff and work closely with Pres./U.S. Sales JORDAN KATZ to develop retail strategies for the company's artists and releases.
"COLIN is a creative and strategic thinker who understands how to challenge, lead and motivate his staff," KATZ stated. "His passion for our artists, coupled with his experience and meticulous approach, make him the natural choice to head our field sales operation."
WILLIS said,"Working alongside the talented and dedicated members of the SONY BMG Field Sales team has been one of the best parts of my job, and I am honored to have been asked to take a leadership role in this organization. I look forward to collaborating with my colleagues and, as importantly, our label partners and customers as we develop and execute sales strategies that speak to the diverse needs and interests of the consumer."