UMLE Ups Goucha To SVP/Digital
May 12, 2009 at 3:31 PM (PT)
UNIVERSAL MUSIC LATIN ENTERTAINMENT (UMLE) has promoted SKANDER GOUCHA to SVP/Digital. Based in Miami, MGoucha will lead the development and implementation of UMLE’s digital strategy in key markets, while working closely with all of UMLE’s divisions to continue to explore, develop and capitalize on new digital opportunities and business models.
"Since we launched UMLE, we have taken an aggressive and progressive approach to expanding the digital marketplace for our artists," UNIVERSAL MUSIC LATINO/MACHETE Pres. WALTER KOLM said. "There is no one better to lead this effort than SKANDER. He is a true innovator who has helped position UMLE at the forefront of the digital revolution and at the cutting edge of new business models."
"As we further our leadership in the marketplace, we are continuing to strengthen our operations and services to our artists and business partners," DISA and FONOVISA Pres. GUS LOPEZ said. "That means shoring up our frontlines with dynamic executives such as SKANDER. Over the last few years, his understanding of today’s digital landscape, record of building teams that deliver results and music savvy, have benefited UMLE and its artists immeasurably."
"I am very grateful to JESUS, WALTER and GUS for their continued support and enthusiasm," GOUCHA noted. "It is a tremendous opportunity and I am really looking forward to continuing my work with such a dynamic group of artists, executives and digital partners to bring our music to the marketplace in as many innovative ways as possible."