Scott Seviour Named EVP/Marketing & Artist Development At Epic Records
October 26, 2012
Scott Seviour is named EVP/Marketing & Artist Development at Epic Records. As Head of Marketing, Seviour will oversee the activities of the company's Marketing, Brand Partnerships, Publicity, Video Production, Creative, Digital and Artist Development departments.
"As we continue to grow as a label with a new artist roster, we are grateful to have Scott’s expertise in talent development," comments Epic COO Mark Shimmel. "His exceptional and diverse background in media and marketing is an invaluable contribution to Epic Records and its future success."
Commenting on his appointment, Seviour says, "The environment that L.A. is creating for our diverse roster of artists and executives is unmatched in the industry, and I am really honored to be part of the Epic team. It is truly the time to #BeEpic."
Seviour was most recently SVP of Artist Development for the RCA Music Group, where he developed marketing campaigns for Christina Aguilera, Whitney Houston, Jennifer Hudson, Annie Lennox, Leona Lewis, SarahMcLachlan, Rod Stewart, Luther Vandross and others. He was a founding employee of Clive Davis’ J Records upon its inception in 2001, serving as VP of Marketing & Artist Development.