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PRX Wants to Reinvent Radio

PRX Forms RadioPublic, a Mobile Listening Company, with Investment from The New York Times, Project11, McClatchy, Knight Enterprise Fund, American Public Media, and Homebrew Jake Shapiro to Lead RadioPublic as CEO; Kerri Hoffman Becomes CEO of PRX.   Cambridge, MA…

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BET’s Debra Lee Joins Twitter Board

Congrats to Chairman and CEO of BET, Debra Lee. She is now on Twitter’s board of directors. the San Francisco, Calif.-based company said in a filing with the Securities and Exchange commission on Monday.  Lee posted: “Thrilled to be joining the…

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Tanya Hart Breaks Hollywood’s Glass Ceiling

Emmy Award-winning Producer, TV Host, Syndicated Radio Personality, and Pop Culture Commentator Tanya Hart and Robert Papazian, an Emmy-winning veteran television producer (Inherit the Wind, The Day After, the highest rated movie made for Television, Rome) and former CEO and…

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UMPG APPOINTS ALEXANDRA LIOUTIKOFF AS EXECUTIVE VP, LATIN MUSIC

UMPG APPOINTS  ALEXANDRA LIOUTIKOFF AS EXECUTIVE VP, LATIN MUSIC Lioutikoff to head UMPG’s U.S. Latin and Latin American operations LOS ANGELES, CA (March 15, 2016) — Universal Music Publishing Group (UMPG) has appointed Latin music trailblazer Alexandra Lioutikoff as Executive Vice…

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The New Alliance for Women in Media Board Inductees Are…

The Alliance for Women in Media and its Foundation (AWM/F) are proud to announce its 2016 National Board of Directors. Kristen Welch, SVP, Global Content Operations at Discovery Communications in Silver Spring, Md., will continue the role of Chair for…

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SONY/ATV Re-Ups with Martin Bandier

Martin Bandier has signed a contract extension to remain as Chairman and CEO of Sony/ATV Music Publishing, which is a joint venture between Sony Corporation of America and the Estate of Michael Jackson. Under Mr. Bandier’s leadership, Sony/ATV has become…

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VEVO Makes New Acquistion to Accelerate Product Efforts

Vevo announced it has acquired Showyou, a pioneer in the delivery of curated streaming video that connects viewers and creators. “With the acquisition of Showyou we take a significant step forward in re-positioning Vevo as a best-in-class product-driven organization,” said…

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CBS CEO to Keynote Variety’s DealMakers Breakfast

CBS Corporation President and CEO, Leslie Moonves, will be the keynote speaker at Variety’s invite-only Dealmakers’ breakfast feting the powerbrokers and kingmakers of the entertainment industry on Wednesday, December 2, 2015 in Beverly Hills. Variety’s Co-Editor-in-Chief, Claudia Eller, will host…

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The WORD Network Wants Sirius to Take them Seriously

The WORD Network, the largest African American religious network in the world, has requested a meeting with Sirius CEO Jim Meyer to discuss carriage of The WORD Network for several months. The WORD Network has called Rev. Jesse Jackson to…

Jay Z Has a New Business Partner

Phil McIntyre’s Philymack LLC and Roc Nation have joined to develop and expand a shared vision. McIntyre has built a strong management team while cultivating a diverse and successful family of artists. McIntyre recently relaunched Demi Lovato and Nick Jonas,…