Def Jam announced the promotions of three key executives: Nicki Farag, a 15-year veteran of the label, has been upped to executive VP, Promotion and head of the department; Noah Sheer, described as a “key cultural flag-bearer for the legendary brand,” was promoted to executive VP, Rhythm & Lifestyle Promotion; and Keith Rothschild was named senior VP, Promotion.
The announcement was made today by Paul Rosenberg,
“I am delighted to announce the promotions of Nicki, Noah and Keith,” said Paul Rosenberg, chairman & CEO of Def Jam Recordings. “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 historic significance to the label.”
Speaking to Variety, Farag calls her new title, “a big f—in’ deal. … And a huge [personal] milestone.”