Warner Music Canada Gets New VP
Steve Waxman, veteran of the music industry has been promoted to the position of Vice President for Warner Music Canada. The avid golfer has been working at the label group as the director of national publicity since 1992. He said that the label was an exciting place to work and he considered himself lucky to have the privilege of being a part of it and able to contribute ideas.
Steve Kane, the WMC president announced the promotion and referred to the new VP as a ‘risk taker’ and regarded him as an enthusiastic advocate for the artists of the label. Mr. Kane said that Waxman had been part of the music industry for 30 years as he had worked at Billy Idol’s management company in NYC and had also been a part of Attic Records as the head of Publicity & Radio Promotion before he became coming on board at Warner.
He added that his knowledge of the business and the music had enabled Waxman to earn the respect of their media partners and the industry. He also appreciated Waxman’s ability of putting different ideas forward and his unique way of accomplishing things.
The artist roster at Warner Music Canada include Simple Plan, The Sheepdogs, Blue Rodeo, Tegan and Sara, Billy Talent and Michael Bublé amongst others.