In Brief - July 14, 2014
July 14, 2014

Columbia Records has appointed Darice Lee to Associate Director of Rock and Alternative Promotion, it was announced today by Mike DePippa, Vice President of Alternative and Rock Promotion for Columbia. Lee joins the Columbia promotion staff from Def Jam Records.
            DePippa remarked, “We couldn’t be more excited to have Darice join the Columbia promotion team. Darice’s reputation is second to none, and her passion for music is unmatched. We are looking forward to breaking many artists with her in the future.”
            Previously, Lee was the Los Angeles Regional Promotion Manager for Island Def Jam, where she joined the company in September 2008.  Prior to that, Lee held regional promotion positions at Reprise Records and Wind Up Records, and also worked in the promotion department at V2 Records.  Lee began her career in 1998 as a programming assistant at KROQ/Los Angeles. 

Evan Lipschutz is named VP, A&R for Atlantic Records. Lipschutz joins Atlantic from Mercury/Island Records, where he spent the past six years, most recently as VP of A&R. While there, he worked closely with such artists as The Killers, Fall Out Boy, Neon Trees, Nick Jonas, Portishead, Parachute, Airborne Toxic Event, and many others. Lipschutz began his music industry career in 2001 as an intern at Epic Records. Hired that same year to do A&R for Daylight/Epic, he went on to work with Good Charlotte, Phantom Planet, Shakira, and Anastacia, among others. 

Yahoo! Sports Radio announced today the addition of radio veteran Jeffrey Schwartz to the newly-created position of EVP, Corporate Strategy. Schwartz will oversee business growth and partnerships, in addition to working with Management to advance programming strategy, multi-platform marketing and promotional opportunities, and affiliate and talent relations. Also joining the network is Amanda Deutchman in the new position of Director, Marketing and Business Development.

Television executive Amy Thurlow is named COO and CFO for dick clark productions. Thurlow most recently served as CFO and EVP of Sales Strategy for TV Guide Network.

FMQB offers condolences to family and friends of Bob Ausfeld, GM and radio manager for Albany Broadcasting/Albany who passed away Sunday evening (7/13). The Albany Business Review reports Ausfeld died from complications while recovering from heart transplant surgery in Boston.




 
Breaking News
Louie Diaz Named PD At KLIF/Dallas
In Brief - August 29, 2014
The Week In Review: 8/24-8/29
August 28, 2014
NuVoodoo Releases Social Media Findings Of Ratings Prospect Study
T-Mobile's Music Freedom Expands With Six New Music Streaming Services
In Brief - August 28, 2014
August 27, 2014
STRATA Survey: Ad Agencies’ Interest In Digital Video Jumps 45% From A Year Ago
In Brief - August 27, 2014
August 26, 2014
Scott Carter Promoted To SVP/Marketing At Epic Records
CCM+E Nashville Debuts ALT 98.3
CBS Radio, Townsquare Media Partner To Create The Michigan News Newtwork
Stacey Thomas Appointed Director, Media Integration For CCM+E Philadelphia
In Brief - August 26, 2014
August 25, 2014
Lance Houston Named New PD Of Boston's 101.7 The Bull
In Brief - August 25, 2014
August 22, 2014
eQB NOW
The Week In Review: 8/18-8/22
Chris Edge Adds PD Duties At WDCG/Raleigh
SoundExchange Q2 Digital Radio Report Highlights Digital Radio Transformation
In Brief - August 22, 2014
August 21, 2014
NuVoodoo Ratings Prospect Study Reveals Broadcast Radio Beats Pandora For Music Satisfaction
CBS Radio Adds To Sports Programming Leadership Team
iHeartRadio Survey: Carrie Underwood Music’s Best Female Role Model
In Brief - August 21, 2014
Music News
Bicoastal Made In America Festival A Success
MTV VMAs Spike Sales For Beyoncé and More
Quick Hits: Bruce Springsteen, John Legend, Shakira
The Week In Review: 8/24-8/29
Quick Hits: Chris Brown, Weezer, Miley Cyrus, Brandon Flowers, Paul McCartney, Bob Dylan
Wiz Khalifa Earns First #1 Album, Taylor Swift Debuts At #1 With New Single
Quick Hits: Ariana Grande, Kings of Leon, Lady Gaga, Neil Young
Usher Slowly Revealing Tour Plans
Quick Hits: Bad Boy Records, Ty Dolla $ign, Gerard Way, Bob Dylan
Beyoncé, Miley Cyrus Rule 2014 MTV VMAs
Slipknot Unmasks Details of The Gray Chapter
Quick Hits: Eminem & Shady Records, Ed Sheeran, Prince, Grouplove, Cobra Starship
Quick Hits: Jessie J, Foo Fighters, Mariah Carey & Nick Cannon, Genesis, Fall Out Boy
The Week In Review: 8/18-8/22
Nickelback Signs With Republic Records
FMQB NOW

Jeff Sottolano
Director of Programming
CBS Radio

Advertisement:
Search FMQB.com
Advertisements:
FMQB Member Login
Email:
Pass:

Save
Not a member yet?
Sign up Now!
Sign Up for Breaking News!
Enter FMQB E-Tracking!