UMRG Ups Wayne Chernin To SVP/Sales & Field Marketing
March 15, 2010 at 11:48 AM (PT)
UNIVERSAL MOTOWN REPUBLIC GROUP (UMRG) has promoted VP/Sales & Field Marketing WAYNE CHERNIN to SVP/Sales and Field Marketing. In his hew post, CHERNIN will oversee all of the label group’s sales activities, while spearheading extensive retail marketing efforts for both UNIVERSAL MOTOWN and UNIVERSAL REPUBLIC. ,
"As we further our leadership in the marketplace, we are continuing to reorganize and strengthen our operations and services to our artists and business partners," UMRG Chairman MEL LEWINTER said. "WAYNE’s understanding of today’s retail landscape, record of building sales teams that deliver results and music savvy make him the best choice to lead our sales efforts."
"I'm grateful for this opportunity and for the continued support, encouragement and leadership of MEL, SYLVIA and MONTE," CHERNIN said. "I would also like to thank [UNIVERSAL MOTOWN GM] PAT MONACO, who has been a major influence in my career growth. UMRG is poised for great success thanks to a first-rate staff, a dynamic roster of talent and a real progressive approach to the digital marketplace."