Common Music Publishing Group (UMPG) has promoted Tom Foster to Head of Movie & TV, Europe, efficient instantly.
Primarily based in London, Foster will proceed reporting to Mike McCormack, Managing Director of UMPG UK.
In his new place, Foster will oversee technique for UMPG’s movie and TV divisions throughout Europe.
Based on UMPG, “the transfer reinforces the corporate’s dedication to strengthening alignment throughout territories and offering main international providers to its songwriters”.
In his earlier position as UK Head of Movie & TV at UMPG, Foster was chargeable for securing and negotiating sync placements throughout a various roster of writers together with Irving Berlin, Elton John, Agnes Obel and Tom Walker. He joined the corporate in March 2011.
“It’s uncommon that you simply discover an government as charming, well-liked and charismatic as Tom, who can be so efficient and forward-thinking of their position.”
Mike McCormack, UMPG
McCormack, stated: “It’s uncommon that you simply discover an government as charming, well-liked and charismatic as Tom, who can be so efficient and forward-thinking of their position.
“His administration of the workforce has delivered us many successes through the years and given invaluable, profile-raising movie and TV placements for brand spanking new artists on our roster.
“This promotion is properly deserved and one other step in UMPG’s globally built-in strategy to ship the perfect service to our roster.”
“I need to thank UMPG Chairman and CEO Jody Gerson for empowering our workforce to show good concepts into nice ones, and Mike McCormack for his vitality and constant help.”
Foster added: “Now greater than ever, sync is among the most essential avenues for bringing our songwriters’ music to international audiences. With a lot high quality content material in improvement, this can be a very thrilling time for our enterprise.
“I need to thank UMPG Chairman and CEO Jody Gerson for empowering our workforce to show good concepts into nice ones, and Mike McCormack for his vitality and constant help.
“UMPG’s Movie & TV workforce has unmatched ardour and creativity, and the long run is vibrant for our songwriters.”
Music Enterprise Worldwide