Ron Fair named Chief Creative Officer/EVP of Virgin Records

Tom Pakinkis

Ron Fair has been named chief creative officer and executive vice president of Virgin Records in the US.

Meanwhile, Ashley Burns will take general manager responsibilities at the label.

Ted Cockle was last week confirmed as the new UK president of the label.

In his new role, Fair is charged with rebuilding Virgin across all contemporary music genres. Fair will head an A&R team alongside marketing staff led by newly appointed general manager Ashley Burns.

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