Harve Pierre Named President of Bad Boy Records
January 29, 2008 at 12:21 PM (PT)
HARVE PIERRE has been named Pres. of BAD BOY RECORDS, it was announced today by BAD BOY ENTERTAINMENT Founder/CEO SEAN "P DIDDY" COMBS. PIERRE will continue to report directly to COMBS, and as Pres., he will oversee the finance, creative, promotional, marketing, A&R, International, and Sales divisions at the label. In addition, his CRAZY JOINT production imprint will develop artists and projects for the BAD BOY label. BAD BOY RECORDS is a worldwide joint venture between BAD BOY WORLDWIDE ENTERTAINMENT GROUP and WARNER MUSIC GROUP.
PIERRE, who initially joined BAD BOY upon its inception in 1993, was most recently the label's EVP/GM/VP A&R.
"HARVE's promotion to President is well deserved," said COMBS. "He has been with BAD BOY since the beginning and has worked hard to learn all aspects of the business. He has always been an important part of the A&R process and it is only fitting that BAD BOY would house his imprint, CRAZY JOINT. I look forward to HARVE's continued success."