Universal Music Latin Makes Sr., Management Appointments
May 6, 2008 at 9:26 AM (PT)
UNIVERSAL MUSIC LATIN AMERICA and IBERIAN PENINSULA Chairman/CEO JESUS LOPEZ has announced part of his new senior management team for UNIVERSAL MUSIC LATIN ENTERTAINMENT, the newly created division encompassing UNIVERSAL MUSIC LATINO, MACHETE, FONOVISA, DISA, UNIVERSAL MUSIC MEXICO & CENTRAL AMERICA, LATIN PUBLISHING in the US and MEXICO -- including the newly acquired EDIMONSA, DISA and FONOVISA catalogs, and GTS GLOBAL TALENT SERVICES, a management service division.
Each of these new appointments will report directly to LOPEZ and include:
WALTER KOLM, who has been promoted to Pres./UNIVERSAL MUSIC LATINO and MACHETE.
GUS LOPEZ, who has been promoted to Pres./FONOVISA and DISA.
VICTOR GONZALEZ, Pres./UNIVERSAL MUSIC MEXICO and CENTRAL AMERICA.
JOHN ECHEVARRIA, who has been promoted to EVP/Operations, UNIVERSAL MUSIC LATIN AMERICA.
JOE RAKAUSKAS, SVP/Finance & CFO
MARK BERGER, VP/Business Affairs
EDDIE FERNANDEZ, SVP/UNIVERSAL MUSIC PUBLISHING GROUP, LATIN AMERICA.