Los Angeles, CA, Tuesday, May 11, 2010 – Universal Music Enterprises (UMe), the centralized US catalog division of market leader Universal Music Group (UMG), has promoted Steve Wengert to Senior Vice President, Sales, it was announced today by Mike Davis, GM/Executive Vice President, UMe.
In his new role, Mr. Wengert will be responsible for all aspects of physical and digital sales for UMe and Verve Music Group. He will continue to be based in Santa Monica.
“Steve is a well rounded executive who has done an outstanding job managing the dynamic digital, mobile and physical music market place. Steve is a great asset to UMe and this promotion is well deserved,” stated Mr. Davis.
Most recently, Mr. Wengert was Vice President of Sales for UMe. Prior to joining UMe, he worked in the sales department of Interscope Geffen A&M and for UMGD in various positions.