Def Jam Recordings, a division of Universal Music Group (UMG), has promoted Nicki Farag to Vice President, Promotion. In her new position, Farag’s duties will call on her to help strategize and coordinate the release of records at Top 40 Radio, to devise marketing plans, and to further develop and create awareness at Top 40 Radio for Def Jam artists across multi-media platforms. She will serve as a West Coast liaison between the artist, their management, and radio to nurture and solidify strong, long- lasting partnerships. Farag will be based in Santa Monica. For further information on this appointment, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.