Nicki Farag’s Promotion
Congratulations Nicki Farag, for her new position at Def Jam Recordings. The veteran has not only been promoted to executive VP but to General manager as well.
She plays a big role now, working with artists as well as helping the label progress and bring forward the best in each artist’s talent. She will also be taking the place of Rich Isaacson.
“Nicki is a seasoned, consummate professional and true leader,” Harleston says.
“She has the unique ability to understand and inspire confidence in artists, the passion and tenacity to champion their artistry, and the tireless energy to rally her staff to compete and achieve greatness.”
“I’m excited to welcome her into this important new role, with every expectation that both she and the company will soar.”
“Def Jam is a label with a distinct culture and DNA that has defined music for over 35 years,” Farag says.
“In my nearly two decades at Def Jam, I’ve never seen so much momentum and energy from our staff or with our artists. With Jeff’s leadership, we have all the pieces in place to take Def Jam to even greater level of success.”
Nicki has also been involved in many artist’s careers such as Logic, Kanye West, Jay-Z, and more.
This also makes history being she is the only female to ever hold such a position being her previous role as vice president.