ADA Announces Executive Promotions
July 31, 2008 at 5:29 AM (PT)
ADA, the independent distribution company owned by WARNER MUSIC GROUP has upped two executives. MICHAEL BLACK has been named EVP/ADA Global and General Manager, while DAVID ORLEANS has been named SVP/Sales and Marketing for ADA.
"MICHAEL and DAVID are seasoned and talented executives who, along with our roster of distributed labels, have helped make ADA the #1 indie distributor in the U.S.," said ADA Pres. MICHAELl WOLK. "Now, after 15 years building that success at home, we are relying on them to help us turn ADA’s global expansion into the same kind of success story that offers the same high level of service and attention to indie labels and their artists."
BLACK was formerly ADA’s GM, where he oversaw the company’s day-to-day sales operations and worked directly with its U.S. customer base.
ORLEANS was formerly VP/Sales and Marketing.