Blaster Records has announced the hiring of an in-house radio promotion team to continue the growing needs of the indie label. Taking the promotion helm is veteran Gator Michaels as VP of Promotions. Michaels is a longtime industry executive with an extensive background including a decade in country radio, followed by a long tenure in radio promotion. He spent eight years leading the promo team at Warner Bros. Nashville, orchestrating hits for Faith Hill, Randy Travis, the Eagles, Kid Rock and many more. Michaels began his promotion career working as an independent promoter with Young-Olsen & Associates. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for additional promotions within Blaster.