Capitol Records has tapped Dave Sholin as VP of pop promotion. Sholin will be part of Capitol’s overall radio game plan including scheduling of releases, single selection and format strategy.
Sholin began his career as an on-air personality at KFRC San Francisco, where he was part of the programming team that led KFRC to “Station of the Year” for seven consecutive years.
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Universal has tapped Brian Rogers VP, finance and administration, Universal Creative. Rogers formerly served as senior director, finance, and will now be responsible for the oversight of financial control and reporting; estimating and scheduling functions; cost tracking and administrative policies for the company.
Before joining U, Rogers was a member of the finance team at Sony Development.
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Steve Beswick has been upped to senior VP at Promark. In his new position he will be responsible for planning Promark’s yearly production schedule, developing the projects from a production standpoint, casting; and overseeing actual production and post- production on Promark projects.
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Jan Cox has been tapped as VP of business development at Quickband Networks. In her new role, Cox will oversee the licensing, development and distribution of short-form entertainment across digital and traditional channels and manage day to day operations of the company.
Prior to signing with Quickband, Cox served as director of the animation division for Palm Pictures.
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John Bryan has been upped to senior veep, general sales manager, East at Buena Vista Television. Bryan previously served as a senior VP of sales, Southeast. Based in New York he will oversee the sales force in the New York and Atlanta regional offices and supervise all East Coast syndication and cable sales.
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Suzan Jenkins has been tapped senior VP of marketing at RIAA. Jenkins will be responsible for coordinating a new series of industry-wide marketing campaigns that showcase the quality and value of recorded music.
Jenkins comes from the Smithsonian Institution where she was the exec director of America’s Jazz Heritage, A Partnership of the Lila Wallace-Readers Digest Fund and the Smithsonian Institution established in 1992.