Keith Rothschild

A tough week for our friends at Def Jam Recordings as a company reorganization plan has resulted in a some downsizing in the promotion department.

Longtime Def Jam SVP/Promotion Keith Rothschild exits the label after nearly seven years. He can now be reached at 718-570-3325 or Keith’s Executive Assistant Raven Hecht also exits. Reach her at 201-286-1453 or

Regional Promotion Rep Scott Backer who has been with UMG for 19 years exits. Find him at 612-396-5234 or

Regional Promo Brittany Jurick is also a free agent after nearly five years. Find her at 516-233-8339 or