US office radio department news

The Beggars Group Announces Expansion And Promotions Within Radio Department
The Beggars Group of Labels (4AD, Matador Records, Rough Trade Records, Young Turks and XL Recordings) is excited to announce expansion and promotions within the radio department.

Risa Matsuki has been promoted to VP, Promotions. Risa will continue to run and oversee the ever-growing radio department from the New York Offices and continue to focus on design, implementation and strategy on all Beggars radio campaigns. In addition to her new role, she has tapped her first hire for the newly structured dept.
Brien Terranova has joined as Senior Director, Promotions. Brien comes to Beggars after 19 years in the promotions department of Capitol Records/Virgin Records where he most recently worked as West/Southwest regional in multiple formats including Alternative, AAA, Hot AC and Top 40. Brien will be based out of the Beggars West Coast office and will guide and direct projects to radio stations focusing on ALT but also AAA, HOT AC and TOP 40 and report directly to Risa Matsuki in NY. Brien’s official start date will be OCT 27.

Finally, long time employee, Hector Montes, is now National Director, Promotions and will be overseeing all aspects of Specialty, College and Non Comm AAA radio. This also includes SIRIUS XMU, CHILL and additional SIRIUS electronic music stations plus regional radio companies, such as CHIRP and DTM. Hector is based out of the New York office.