Jim Payne To RCA
February 12, 2009 at 1:41 PM (PT)
Veteran promotion rep JIM PAYNE has joined RCA MUSIC GROUP in the newly created position of Dir./Mid-Atlantic Promotion based in WASHINGTON, D.C. effective on MONDAY (2/16).
RMG EVP/Promotion RICHARD PALMESE told ALL ACCESS, "JIM joins RMG from REPRISE RECORDS, prior to that he held the same position at ARISTA RECORDS (97-04). It is exciting to have him back on our team as he is one of the most talented promotion executives I have had the privilege of working with throughout my career. Before joining ARISTA, JIM was SOUTHEAST Promotion Director for CAPITOL RECORDs crossing over to music promotion from the programming chair at WRVQ/RICHMOND. Welcome home, JIM.