Candace Berry Joins UMGD As EVP/Sales And Marketing
February 19, 2010 at 7:42 AM (PT)
UNIVERSAL MUSIC GROUP DISTRIBUTION has appointed CANDACE BERRY to EVP/Sales and Marketing.
"We are fortunate to have someone of CANDACE's caliber and credibility stepping into this new and expanded role at UMD," stated EVP/GM AMANDA MARKS. "Her extensive experience, incredible work ethic and keen insights make her an ideal fit for this key position. CANDACE will be a tremendous asset as we continue to expand our market-leading suite of services for our partners and artists through this exciting yet challenging time in our industry."
"While it was not an easy decision to move on from INTERSCOPE GEFFEN A&M (IGA), I am truly grateful to JIM and AMANDA for this exciting opportunity," added BERRY. "It has been a privilege to work closely with JIMMY IOVINE and STEVE BERMAN. I am now looking forward to being part of the UMGD family, a company uniquely positioned in the music landscape, and one designed to raise the bar for our partner labels and their artists."