Music Management Appointments At Sirius XM
September 24, 2008 at 12:58 PM (PT)
SIRIUS XM SVP/Music Programming JON ZELLNER has made some management appointments at the satcaster. They include:
* KID KELLY, VP/Pop-Dance-Urban
* GREGG STEELE, VP/Rock
* TRINITY, VP/Classical-Jazz-Latin
* JON ANTHONY, VP/Country
* MITCH TODD, Sr. Dir./Music Production
Said ZELLNER, "I am pleased to announce the next level of management on the music programming team at SIRIUS XM RADIO. These individuals have been important contributors to the success of SIRIUS and XM as leaders in audio entertainment and bring many years of programming experience to the company. This team’s skill, creativity and depth of knowledge in their respective music formats will help us combine the best of both SIRIUS and XM programmers and on-air talent to produce commercial-free music channels spanning every genre of music."
Kingston, Lindy Exit Sirius XM
A couple of the higher profile programmers who are exiting SIRIUS XM include XM VP/Artist & Label Relations and Sr. PD/Young Rock STEVE KINGSTON, and SIRIUS Country PD SCOTT LINDY will exit on FRIDAY (09/26). You can reach out to him until then at (615) 255-7077 or email@example.com.
KINGSTON told ALL ACCESS, "I've thoroughly enjoyed my 3 years at XM, working with some of the best brains in media, in an environment that stimulates creativity and new ideas. I want to take a sabbatical, spend time with my wife and 3 young children, and consider all options. The closest I'll get to radio for the immediate future is driving my wife PATTY STEELE to work in the morning at WPLJ with SCOTT & TODD." Reach STEVE at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Look for additional details about the music programming organization shortly.