Reprise VP/Promo Tommy Page Heads To Billboard
June 8, 2011 at 5:29 AM (PT)
After an amazing run at WB/REPRISE RECORDS as an artist, record promoter, A&R exec, and finally returning to promotion, REPRISE VP/Top 40 Promotion TOMMY PAGE has joined BILLBOARD as Associate Publisher. In his new role, PAGE will be working with Sales, Marketing and Events/Conferences.
PAGE told ALL ACCESS, "In all the different facets of my music career and with the constant changing landscape of this industry, the one constant in my journey has always been BILLBOARD. I look forward to joining (Publisher) LISA RYAN HOWARD and her talented staff".
REPRISE SVP/Promotion MIKE RITTBERG commented, "I'm going to miss working with TOMMY PAGE on a daily basis, he's unbelievably passionate about music and this is going to be the perfect fit for him."
Highlights of PAGE's career:
Signed as a recording artist to SIRE / WARNER BROS. RECORDS in 1988. Released 3 full albums worldwide, collectively selling over 3 million units. Performed and wrote the #1 BILLBOARD Hot 100 song, "I'll Be Your Everything" APRIL 1990.Toured with NEW KIDS ON THE BLOCK for 4 years (1988-1992). Returned to NYU STERN SCHOOL OF BUSINESS in 1995. After college graduation in 1997, joined the promotion department of WARNER BROS. RECORDS putting in eight years as VP/Top 40 Promotion, and four years as VP/A&R. Instrumental in the successful careers of artists such as, MICHAEL BUBLE, ALANIS MORISSETTE, JOSH GROBAN, DAVID FOSTER, and GREEN DAY, among others.