Mike Alexander has been appointed Typical Manager of Common Tunes Group label Island Documents.
Alexander’s appointment was introduced these days (January 31) by Imran Majid and Justin Eshak, Co-CEOs of Island Data.
The information of Alexander’s new part at Island follows the recent appointments of Majid and Eshak as Co-CEOs of the frontline UMG label.
Continuing to be dependent in New York, Alexander will report jointly to Majid and Eshak.
Alexander, a UMG veteran of practically two many years, has used the previous 12 months in a leadership job as Govt Vice President of Island Documents.
Even though overseeing the operations for the label, UMG states that he has been crucial in Islands’ achievements which includes Shawn Mendes, The Killers, Demi Lovato, and other folks.
Previously, he served as Government Vice President, International, a place that jointly encompassed Island Information, Def Jam Recordings and Republic Documents.
Alexander has expended his overall tunes career inside UMG, obtaining started as an intern in 2003, prior to turning out to be an assistant two many years afterwards at the former Island Def Jam Music Team.
He put in the subsequent 8 a long time operating in positions of expanding accountability, and was subsequently named Vice President, Intercontinental in 2012 Senior Vice President, Global in 2013 and Government Vice President, International, in 2017.
Alexander has labored intently with a broad roster of artists including Shawn Mendes, Justin Bieber, Drake, Ariana Grande, The Weeknd, Demi Lovato, Bon Jovi, The Killers, and extra.
“Mike has a very well-earned reputation as a effective worldwide strategist.”
Imran Majid, Island Data
“Mike has a effectively-gained popularity as a prosperous global strategist,” mentioned Majid.
“We appear ahead to doing the job closely with him to create on the success of Island’s roster of new and founded artists.”
“Mike’s experience gives him a one of a kind comprehending of the UMG procedure and the benefits it supplies artists in the fast evolving worldwide streaming overall economy.”
Justin Eshak, Island Data
Eshak additional: “Mike’s encounter provides him a special comprehending of the UMG procedure and the benefits it provides artists in the promptly evolving international streaming economy.
“That put together with his powerful present interactions with the Island personnel, artists, managers, and international companions tends to make him the best GM for a modern day record label.”
“Island is poised to accomplish unparalleled new heights in the years forward, and I am happy to be portion of that long run.”
Alexander extra: “It’s an remarkable prospect to be a part of Island’s senior management crew, to be ready to perform even more intently with the label’s roster of iconic artists and brilliant staff.
“I share the abiding passion of Imran and Justin for Island’s prosperous historical past and enduring legacy, and look at it an absolute honor to do the job along with them as GM of the label.
“Island is poised to attain unprecedented new heights in the many years ahead, and I am very pleased to be part of that foreseeable future.”
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