Allen Mitchell Leaves U-South For Mercury, McGuire To Replace Him
May 23, 2008 at 7:58 AM (PT)
UNIVERSAL MUSIC GROUP (UMG)/NASHVILLE Sr. VP/Promotion ROYCE RISSER has announced that they have tapped UNIVERSAL RECORDS SOUTH Southwest Rep ALLEN MITCHELL for the Southwest at MERCURY RECORDS. MITCHELL, who will be reporting to MERCURY VP/Promotion DAMON MOBERLY, has been at U SOUTH almost 3-years. Prior to joining U SOUTH, MITCHELL worked for KOCH/NASHVILLE. He replaces STACIE CLARK at MERCURY who exited on APRIL 9th.
At UNIVERSAL RECORDS SOUTH, taking MITCHELL’s spot in the Southwest will be long time-time CURB/NASHVILLE Promo Rep KAREN McGUIRE, who has been with the label in various regions for 15-years.
ROYCE confirmed that MITCHELL will be starting in the lovely new UMG Downtown NASHVILLE sky-rise on JUNE 2nd.