Spring’s Notable Firings, Hirings & Promotions.

May 31st, 2011

Publishing Group chairman and CEO David Renzer left Universal Music at the end of April.

A couple days later, President of Universal Motown Sylvia Rhone exited as well.

Geffen chair Ron Fair left Universal  as well, heading towards a full-time American Idol gig, according to Billboard.

Universal Music also promoted Amanda Marks to Global Head of Digital Accounts.

Longtime Vice Chairman of Strategy and Operations of Warner Music Group Michael Fleisher has left the building.

BMI promoted Darren Briggs to Vice President of Technology Innovation.

Rightsflow has just named Chris Potter as its Director of Marketing, with oversight that includes Limelight.

The Orchard named Josh Builder the new CTO.

Nederlander Concerts promoted Paola Palazzo to Vice President of Talent.

Music Choice promoted Evan Grossman to Senior Director of Sales & Affiliate Relations, Western Region.

[Thanks to Digital Music News for most of the updates.]