Steven Rowen has been promoted to Senior Vice President, Head of Worldwide Advertising at Island Information.
Rowen will proceed to steer world advertising and marketing methods throughout the Island roster together with Shawn Mendes, Demi Lovato, The Killers, Lauren Spencer Smith and extra. Based mostly in New York, he’ll report on to Alexander.
“Steven is without doubt one of the most educated and skilled executives within the world advertising and marketing discipline,” stated Mike Alexander, Basic Supervisor of Island Information.
“His creativity and technique have been on the forefront of Island’s greatest breakthrough tales during the last decade and we’re assured he’ll proceed to make monumental strides as Island strikes into its subsequent historic chapter.
“Thanks to Justin, Imran, and Mike for the chance to steer our world advertising and marketing efforts for the brand new period of Island Information.”
Steve Rowen, Island Information
“Thanks to Justin, Imran, and Mike for the chance to steer our world advertising and marketing efforts for the brand new period of Island Information.” Rowen stated. “I’m excited to proceed constructing our unimaginable roster around the globe.”
Rowen started his profession in music at UMG in 2008, as Coordinator within the Artist Development Division of the previous Island Def Jam Music Group (IDJ).
He joined the Worldwide Division in 2012 and was finally promoted to Vice President, Worldwide Advertising.
Working throughout three label teams with Island, Def Jam, and Republic Information, Rowen spearheaded world campaigns for Shawn Mendes, Demi Lovato, Publish Malone, The Killers, Pusha T, Bon Jovi and extra. In 2021, he formally began working solely for Island as Head of Worldwide Advertising.
Rowen’s promotion to Senior Vice President was preceded by the appointment of Nick Barr to the place of Vice President, A&R and Artistic Technique at Island Information in Might, 2022.
Earlier this 12 months in April, Island Information additionally promoted Jackie Winkler to Vice President A&R.Music Enterprise Worldwide