UMG Ups Amanda Marks To Global Head/Digital Accounts
May 20, 2011 at 2:34 PM (PT)
UNIVERSAL MUSIC GROUP has promoted AMANDA MARKS to the newly created position of Global Head of Digital Accounts. In this expanded role, she will oversee all relationships with UMG’s digital retail partners on a global basis, ensuring that UMG’s commercial approach continues to reflect the changing retail environment, supports innovative and compelling offerings, and provides a wide variety of ways for fans to consume music.
"As we continue to expand our global team, there is no one better to oversee our relationships with our digital retail partners than AMANDA," Pres./Global Digital Business ROB WELLS stated. "Over the last 10 years at UMG, she has proven herself to be a dynamic executive and a real driver of innovation. She will play a key role on our team as we continue to lead the industry in making our artists and their music more accessible across more services and devices, while broadening our consumer base."
"It's a rare opportunity to join ROB at this exciting time in the industry," MARKS said. "Having helped to establish the digital music business in the U.S., I am looking forward to help grow UMG's digital business globally with ROB and the rest of the team."