UMRG Ups Cameo Carlson To EVP
October 28, 2009 at 7:22 AM (PT)
CAMEO CARLSON has been promoted to EVP at UNIVERSAL MOTOWN REPUBLIC GROUP, it was announced TODAY by Chairman/CEO MEL LEWINTER, UNIVERSAL MOTOWN Pres. SYLVIA RHONE and UNIVERSAL REPUBLIC Pres. MONTE LIPMAN. Formerly, CARLSON served as SVP/Digital Business Development for UMRG.
"CAMEO is a consummate professional whose expertise and commitment to our artists and our business have been invaluable," stated LEWINTER. "We are pleased to expand the playing field for her even further with this well-deserved promotion. In this new role, she will not only work to further integrate our digital initiatives across all of our labels, but will serve as our company's liaison with VEVO when it launches later this year."
"The opportunity to work with MEL, MONTE, SYLVIA and the entire UMRG team has been a high point of my professional career," added CARLSON. "Our continuing investment in artists and digital initiatives provides us with a real formula for success that is unique to UMRG."