TITLE

UMG BOSS GETS RICH

AUTHOR(S)
Goldsmith, Jill; Klaussmann, Liza
PUB. DATE
April 2006
SOURCE
Daily Variety;4/21/2006, Vol. 291 Issue 14, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Doug Morris, chairman and chief executive of music company Universal Music Group, was rewarded with earnings of about $18 million for the year 2005. Universal improved its profits and market share with the strong album performances of U2, Mariah Carey, Eminem, Andrea Bocelli and Shania Twain. Morris is also a member of the board of Universal's parent company Vivendi.
ACCESSION #
20562930

 

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