Executive Turntable

By MITCHELL PETERS
Publication: Billboard
Date: Saturday, March 17 2007

RECORD COMPANIES: Koch Records appoints Angela Storti to director of international marketing. She was senior marketing manager at Koch Vision and Koch Lorber Films.

Sanctuary Records Group promotes Brian Pearl to VP

of sales. He was senior director of sales and field marketing.

Razor & Tie promotes Kevin O'Connor to VP of its Kidz Bop division. He was senior director.

Sony BMG Asia ups Ruuben van den Heuvel to senior VP of digital and new business development. He was VP of digital business.

Capitol Records Nashville appoints Cindy Mabe VP of marketing. She was senior director of marketing and artist development at Arista Records Nashville.

Zomba Label Group names Wendy Washington senior VP of media relations. She held the same title at Universal Motown Records.



DISTRIBUTION: The Orchard names Daniel Cheung managing director in Asia. He was founder and executive director at Asia Markets Development Limited.



TOURING: Metropolitan Talent names Errol Antzis CFO and a member of its board of directors. He was co-manager/principal of VSS Mezzanine Partners.

Staples Center in Los Angeles promotes Devon Murray to center event manager. He was event coordinator.

BRANDING: DMI Music & Media Solutions appoints Lynne A. Leger to senior VP of strategic marketing and business development. She was VP of strategic marketing and consumer insights at EMI Music.



RELATED FIELDS: Pollack Media Group names Tommy Hadges president of worldwide video and radio and Jeff Pollack chairman/CEO of global media and entertainment. Hadges was president, and Pollack was chairman/CEO.

BiggerBoat in Beverly Hills, Calif., names Jon Guynn VP of sales. He was senior director at JM Northern Media.

Music World Entertainment promotes Max Gousse to executive VP of Music World Music. He was executive VP of A&R.

Target names Jessica Phillips multicultural merchandising buyer. She was the Latin music buyer. Tim Benson becomes the buyer for Latin and rock.