Agnew to head Disney Records

DMG exec VP named president of music unit


By Phil Gallo
August 14, 2007

David Agnew, exec VP-general manager of the Disney Music Group, has added a new title: president of Walt Disney Records.

Agnew will continue to direct the global efforts and day-to-day activities of the Disney Music Group. Group consists of Walt Disney Records, Hollywood Records, Lyric Street Records and Walt Disney Music Publishing.

Agnew has been with Disney since 1998, most recently overseeing Walt Disney Records and Walt Disney Music Publishing. At other times, he has been responsible for DMG's business and legal affairs department, human resources, production and international business.

He also helped create Disney Music Group's new concert division.