Hodges Upped To SVP/Promo At Capitol Nashville
May 4, 2009 at 11:27 AM (PT)
CAPITOL RECORDS/NASHVILLE President/CEO MIKE DUNGAN has announced the promotion of STEVE HODGES to SVP/Promotion. HODGES previously held the position of VP/Promotion. He will report directly to DUNGAN.
"I am thrilled to announce that STEVE will be taking over the top executive position in our promotion department,” said DUNGAN “In addition to the fact that he has been key to our success over the last several years, he's well liked and respected in radio-land, our artists and staff adore him, his business acumen is top-notch, and he just flat out knows how to move the ball forward. I am personally honored to work beside him, and excited about the future."
“I’m honored with MIKE's confidence and thrilled to work in such a great music and people environment here at CAPITOL,” said HODGES. “I can’t say enough about this dedicated promotion staff and the incredible roster of artists and their music that we proudly represent. I’m excited at this opportunity and ready to get to work.”
HODGES, who has been with CAPITOL for 15 years, tells ALL ACCESS that he will be searching for his replacement as VP/National Promotion. He can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
He will be replacing current SVP JIMMY HARNEN, whose been rumored to be re-uniting with SCOTT BORCHETTA at BIG MACHINE/VALORY. An announcement on that news is most likely imminent now.