Def Jam Recordings Promotes Nicki Farag, Noah Sheer & Keith Rothschild

Def Jam Recordings has announced three key executive promotions. Nicki Farag is promoted to EVP/Promotion and head of the department, Noah Sheer is promoted to EVP/Rhythm & Lifestyle Promotion, and Keith Rothschild has been elevated to SVP/Promotion. The announcement was made by Paul Rosenberg, Chairman & CEO, Def Jam Recordings, who said, “I’m delighted to announce the promotions of Nicki, Noah and Keith. In the short time we’ve worked together, I have come to know them as passionate, dedicated, energetic, top-notch executives. Their promotions are well-deserved and well-earned; and we are especially proud of Nicki’s new title and its...

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Entercom Elevates Chris “DECiPHA” Hernandez To PD For Live 101.5/Phoenix

Entercom has announced that Chris “DECiPHA” Hernandez has been promoted to the role of Program Director for LIVE 101.5 in Phoenix (KALV-FM). Hernandez was previously the APD/MD for the station. “We are excited to continue to have Chris on the LIVE 101.5 team. His hard work and dedication, coupled with his extensive knowledge of the Phoenix community, make him ideal for this role,” said Dave Pugh, SVP/Market Manager, Entercom Phoenix. “His thoughtful insight, creativity and leadership will ensure the continued success of LIVE 101.5.” “LIVE 101.5 is my home,” said Hernandez. “I’m excited to take this next step in...

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iHeartMedia Names Matthew Harris Promotions Director For WGCI/Chicago

iHeartMedia has announced that Matthew Harris has been named Promotions Director for Hip-Hop & R&B 107.5 WGCI/Chicago. Harris will be responsible for managing and executing promotional campaigns and events for WGCI. He will report to Echo Robinson, Director of Marketing and Promotions for iHeartMedia’s Chicago Region. “Matthew brings more than 10 years of promotions and programming experience to our marketing and promotions team,” said Matt Scarano, President of iHeartMedia Chicago’s Region. “We are excited for the new promotional opportunities he’ll be creating for our advertisers and listeners.” Harris joined iHeartMedia Chicago in late 2017 as part of the programming...

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