Seviour Appointed SVP/Artist Development At RCA
February 4, 2009 at 8:05 AM (PT)
SCOTT SEVIOUR has been named SVP/Artist Development at the RCA MUSIC GROUP. SEVIOUR previously held the title of SVP/Marketing. With this promotion, SEVIOUR will be head of artist development for the RCA MUSIC GROUP and consult on talent across the label’s roster while continuing to implement and manage marketing campaigns for a number of multi-platinum and platinum artists. SEVIOUR will continue to report to EVP/GM TOM CORSON.
In making this announcement, TOM CORSON comments, "I congratulate SCOTT on his well deserved promotion. His unique background in television combined with his winning streak as a marketing and artist development executive will continue to greatly benefit the RCA MUSIC GROUP. I am pleased that SCOTT’s broadened role will provide our roster of artists with his astute insight and razor sharp strategies."
Said SEVIOUR, "The past eight years at the label have been exhilarating and I am excited by the challenges that lie ahead as my role expands. Having the opportunity to work with such incredible artists and a stellar team has been an absolute honor which continues to inspire me on a daily basis. Thanks to TOM CORSON, BARRY WEISS and CLIVE DAVIS for their steadfast belief in me. I am really humbled by this new opportunity."