Steve Kingston To XM As Sr. Dir./Label Relations
November 29, 2005 at 6:54 AM (PT)
XM SATELLITE RADIO has named former INFINITY Alternative WXRK/NEW YORK and ex-WHTZ (Z100)/NEW YORK PD STEVE KINGSTON to the newly-created post of Sr. Dir./Label Relations. KINGSTON will work directly with record labels to help break new artists, create special XM promotional opportunities and assist in securing artists for exclusive XM performances.
XM Exec. VP/Programming ERIC LOGAN said, "From on-air talent to program directors to production, XM places a premium on having the best people in radio as part of our team. STEVE KINGSTON’s relationships with labels, artists and managers, and his exhaustive background in radio make him the perfect fit for this new position and a welcome addition to the XM family."
The XM platform provides seemingly endless possibilities to promote artists in meaningful and interesting ways to millions of listeners.
KINGSTON added, "The XM platform provides seemingly endless possibilities to promote artists in meaningful and interesting ways to millions of listeners. I am eager to start the next phase of my career with XM and I look forward to helping create new opportunities for music labels and artists to further benefit from the broad reach of XM SATELLITE RADIO."