NEW YORK (CelebrityAccess) — Dan Chertoff has been named to the post of Vice President at 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.
No stranger to A&R, Chertoff worked for Steve Ralbovsky Canvasback Music/ Atlantic Records, where he served as Director of A&R, signing Alt-J and The Orwells to the label. Alt-J's first album, An Awesome Wave, has sold over 1 million copies worldwide to date.
Prior to joining Atlantic, Chertoff studied Producing and Engineering at the Clive Davis Department of Recorded Music at NYU's Tisch School Of The Arts.