Evan Lamberg Promoted To President Of Universal Music Publishing Group NA
October 13, 2011 at 8:30 AM (PT)
UNIVERSAL MUSIC GROUP has promoted EVAN LAMBERG to Pres. of UNIVERSAL MUSIC PUBLISHING GROUP (UMPG), NORTH AMERICA. LAMBERG will be based at UMPG's headquarters in SANTA MONICA, CA.
"EVAN's stellar track record for discovering, signing and nurturing the very best songwriting talent, combined with his managerial, organizational and business skills, makes him the ideal choice to build on UMPG's market leading position and to take our NORTH AMERICAN operations to the next level," said UMG Pres./COO ZACH HOROWITZ. "He is a complete publisher -- great ears, great relationships and innovative approaches to maximizing the many new opportunities emerging in the marketplace."
"EVAN's appointment sends the strongest of messages to the creative community of just how serious we are about publishing," commented UMG Chairman/CEO LUCIAN GRAINGE. "We’re confident that EVAN will continue the important work of serving our songwriters and protecting their interests, further strengthening UMPG as the leader in the industry for years to come."
"Since joining UMPG, I have had the privilege of working with a team of executives that is second to none, along with an unparalleled roster of talent," added LAMBERG. "So the opportunity to continue working with them is a real honor. I’m thankful to both ZACH and LUCIAN, and look forward to ensuring that UMPG remains the number-one music publisher, the first choice for songwriters, producers and artists, and an invaluable resource for our many label partners."