Industry Vet Bill Staton Passes
March 14, 2011 at 10:22 AM (PT)
ALL ACCESS is saddened to learn of the passing of industry veteran promotion executive BILL STATON. Known to his many friends as “LONG ISLAND BILL.” STATON finally succumbed, following a long battle with cancer.
STATON was a former VP/Urban Promotion with ATLANTIC RECORDS.He held a similar position with RCA RECORDS. He had been retired for several years. Funeral arrangements are pending. Our condolences and prayers go out to his wife CONNIE, his family and many friends.