BRIAN LAMBERT PROMOTED TO SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT OF MUSIC FOR FILM AND TELEVISION
(Los Angeles, CA) June 1, 2009 — Scott James, Executive Vice President of Music for Film, Television and Synchronization Worldwide, Universal Music Publishing Group, today announced the promotion of Brian Lambert to Senior Vice President of Music for Film and Television. Lambert was previously Vice President of Music for Film and Television.
Based at the company’s world-wide headquarters in Los Angeles, Lambert is responsible for creatively marketing and pitching the company’s vast song catalogue for use in film, television, and advertising. With over seventeen years experience in music publishing, Lambert is also involved in the coordination of Universal’s artists and writers for collaborations, soundtracks, and other recording and placement opportunities.
In making the announcement Scott James stated, “Having grown up surrounded by the music business, Brian is a true veteran of music publishing. His knowledge of our vast catalog coupled with his appreciation of the craft of songwriting is one of the many reasons he is one of the most sought out and respected executives in our industry.”
Prior to joining Universal Music Publishing Group, Lambert spent time in similar roles at Zomba Music Publishing/Jive Records and BMG Music Publishing.
About Universal Music Publishing Group
Universal Music Publishing Group (UMPG) is the industry’s leading global music publishing operation and is part of Universal Music Group. UMPG represents music in every genre from many of the world’s top songwriters and catalogs including U2, Elton John, Bernie Taupin, 50 Cent, Mariah Carey, R. Kelly, Coldplay, Nelly, Juan Gabriel, Ciara, Dave Grohl, Prince, Justin Timberlake, Maroon 5, Britney Spears, Beastie Boys, The Clash, The Sex Pistols, Gloria and Emilio Estefan, Paul Simon, Henry Mancini, Christina Aguilera and Linkin Park, among many others. UMPG is also a global leader in the areas of Production Music, Christian and Classical Music. For more information, visit: www.umusicpub.com.