Elektra Entertainment Group Mike Whited has been appointed Vice President of Promotion, West Coast, for the Elektra Entertainment Group, Senior Vice President of Promotion, Greg Thompson announced today. "Mike's hard work, dedication, and leadership skills make him an invaluable asset to Elektra," stated Mr. Thompson. "The entire company joins me in congratulating Mike on this well deserved promotion."
Previously Mr. Whited was National Director of Top 40 Promotion for Elektra. In 1995 Mr. Whited was Regional Promotion Director for Elektra in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Mr. Whited began his career in the music business in 1988, working in concert promotion for Dicesare Engler Productions.