IDJMG Ups Leesa Brunson To VP/A&R Operations
August 20, 2010 at 11:06 AM (PT)
ISLAND DEF JAM MUSIC GROUP has promoted LEESA BRUNSON to VP/A&R Operations. In her new post, BRUNSON will assist EVP/A&R KAREN KWAK in overseeing the day-to-day operations of the A&R department and play a more intricate role in the process of all albums on the ISLAND, MERCURY and DEF JAM rosters.
"The past nine years at IDJ have been a successful and fulfilling journey," BRUNSON said. "Working on KAREN KWAK's team, I've been able to continue to expand my career. I feel blessed to work with LA REID, STEVE BARTELS and the IDJ family, who are the best in the business. I'm looking forward to the future and our expansion into the digital world."
"LEESA is a consummate professional who has gained the trust of the artists, producers and managers," KWAK said. "Her dedication is unparalleled and I'm thrilled to be able to promote her to Vice President."