HITS Daily Double

IB on Weiss leaving on high note

BARRY NICE SENDOFF: Barry Weiss will be leaving his present job on a high note after 28 years at Jive, with Britney Spears, Chris Brown, The Strokes and Foo Fighters expected to extend his hot streak well beyond his departure. Additionally, some expect Weiss to bring his right-hand man, RCA/Jive COO Ivan Gavin, with him to UMG. (2/24a)