Dennis Blair Named VP/Alternative At Universal/Republic
July 10, 2008 at 1:01 PM (PT)
DENNIS BLAIR has been appointed VP/Alternative Promotion for UNIVERSAL REPUBLIC RECORDS, announced JOEL KLAIMAN, SVP/Promotion and Artist Development. "DENNIS is a great addition to our promotion staff. He is dedicated and relentless when it comes to spreading our music. His impact has already been felt with the recent success of FLOBOTS, REHAB, JACK JOHNSON and 3 DOORS DOWN and the entire company joins me in congratulating him."
"I’m grateful to JOEL for the opportunity to play a role on one of the best promotion teams in the business," stated BLAIR. "MONTE and AVERY LIPMAN have assembled a great roster of artists. Their leadership continues to inspire a staff that is second to none when it comes to delivering great music. I’m thrilled to be going to bat everyday for one of the most respected and admired labels in our industry."
Previously, BLAIR was Sr. Director of Rock/Alternative Promotion for RCA RECORDS.