Ramona Forsström has been promoted to Managing Director of Warner Music Finland.
She will continue to report to Niko Nordström, Managing Director, Warner Music Finland & EVP, Warner Music Nordic, a position he has held since September 2020.
Forsström joined Warner Music Finland in 2008, and in her new role she will lead the marketing campaigns for local and international artists. She will also take on a broader leadership role within the company.
Throughout her time at Warner Music Finland, she worked on marketing campaigns for regional artists Antti Tuisku, Arttu Wiskari, BEHM, Ellinoora, Kaija Koo and SANNI, as well as for international artists Ava Max, Bruno Mars, Dua Lipa, Ed Sheeran and Michael. Bublé.
Forsström started his career in the music industry in 1997 as Product Manager for EMI Finland, then moved on to Head of Promotions.
In 2006, she joined Live Nation Finland as Head of Promotions.
In 2008, she joined Warner Music Finland as Head of International Promotions, before moving to Marketing and assuming the role of Head of International Marketing.
From there, Forsström became Director of International Marketing and then Director of Marketing for the International and Local List.
Forsström has won the Record Company’s Promotion Person of the Year eight times at the Radio Gala Awards between 2009 and 2017. She also won the Promotion / Marketing Person of the Year at the Music & Media Industry gala. Awards in 2012.
“[Forsström] has been essential to the success of the company for the past 13 years.
Niko Nordström, Warner Music Finland
Niko Nordström, Managing Director of Warner Music Finland and Executive Vice President, Warner Music Nordic, said: “Ramona is an incredibly valuable team player and is extremely respected in Warner Music and the industry in general, as evidenced by its many distinctions in the industry.
“She has been instrumental in the success of the business for the past 13 years and is a visionary marketer with extremely high ambitions for our artists and our team.
“I look forward to her taking on a broader leadership role and I want to congratulate her on this much-deserved promotion. “
“I am honored to take on this role in a company that I love.
Ramona Forsström added: “I am honored to take on this role in a company that I love.
“I am so proud of the work we have done for our artists over the years, and I look forward to continuing to champion our artists and our employees in this new role. I want to thank Niko for giving me this opportunity.Music trade around the world