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A 1st Generation Disco Deejay / Billboard Reporter 1974 . In 1978 Joey was awarded a BILLBOARD MAGAZINE DISCO DEEJAY OF THE YEAR / Boston. Also in 1978 he joined WARNER / RFC Records as East Coast Director Disco Promotion. While at RFC Joey was instrumental in launching Gino Soccio, Change, The Doobie Bros, Prince, and more onto and in most cases to the top of BILLBOARD MAGAZINES DANCE CHART . In 1980 Joey became Music Director at the legendary KISS 108 in Boston. In 1989 Joey moved to NYC to become Atlantic Records Sr Director of Dance Music . During Joey’s 4 year stay at Atlantic and under his guidence he promoted numerous Artists to the top of the Dance and 12″ Sales Charts including Doug Lazy, En Vogue, Robin S, Steve Hurley and Jomanda. Joey signed several chart toppers to Atlantic including Little Louie, Marc Anthony and The Bingo Boys. In 1998 hey advanced to VP TOP 40 / CROSSOVER PROMOTION at PRIORITY RECORDS, In 2001 Joey joined TVT Records as SR VP PROMOTION. Under Joey’s leadership he elevated the careers of Little Jon, The Eastside Boyz and Ying Yang Twins. Joey was also responsible for launching Pitbull securing him the foundation to “super stardom ” . While at TVT RECORDS he set the record for combined Airplay for an Independent which resulted in the record Album Sales since the inception of BDS /MEDIABASE/SOUNDSCAN . These records still stand today.