Dan Chertoff has been named Vice President, RCA Records. Chertoff will be responsible for signing and developing artists for the label and will report to label CEO Peter Edge as well as David Wolter, SVP, A&R. Chertoff will be based at the label’s New York headquarters. Since 2009, Chertoff worked for Steve Ralbovsky doing A&R at Canvasback Music/ Atlantic Records, rising to Director of A&R. During his time at Atlantic, he signed alt-J and the Orwells. Alt-J’s first album, An Awesome Wave, has sold over 1 million copies worldwide to date. Prior to Canvasback/Atlantic, Chertoff studied producing and engineering at the Clive Davis Department of Recorded Music at NYU’s Tisch School Of The Arts. Contact Meghan.Kehoe@rcarecords.com.