Elise Wright Named SVP/Urban Music At Universal Republic
November 13, 2007 at 11:36 AM (PT)
ELISE WRIGHT has been appointed SVP/Urban Music for UNIVERSAL REPUBLIC RECORDS, it was announced today by Pres./CEO MONTE LIPMAN.
"ELISE and I have shared a great working relationship in the past," stated LIPMAN. "She possesses a rare combination of talents, from her unique strategic insight into Urban music’s changing landscape to a wealth of marketing experience. The entire UNIVERSAL REPUBLIC family is delighted to welcome her onboard."
"I’m elated to be working with MONTE and AVERY [LIPMAN] once again and their great staff at UNIVERSAL REPUBLIC," stated WRIGHT. "Their devotion to their artists and the great leadership role they play in charting the label’s overall mission truly makes this a rewarding opportunity."
Prior to UNIVERSAL REPUBLIC, WRIGHT served as VP/Marketing for UNIVERSAL MOTOWN.