Downtown Records Names Michael Pontecorvo GM
November 17, 2010 at 11:37 AM (PT)
DOWNTOWN RECORDS has promoted MICHAEL PONTECORVO to GM. In his new role, Pontecorvo will manage the daily operations and strategic development of DOWNTOWN RECORDS, its subsidiary MERCER STREET RECORDS and its distributed labels.
"MICHAEL is one of the most respected and talented operating executives in the record business today," DOWNTOWN MUSIC Chairman/CEO JOSH DEUTSCH said. "He has made an enormous contribution to the evolution of the DOWNTOWN RECORDS’ brand and to the development of its incredible artist roster. I am proud to support his expanded role at DOWNTOWN."