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Apple Poaches Warner Music Exec for Head of New Streaming Initiative

Photo Credit: LinkedIn Jeff Bronikowski has left the Warner Music exec team to join Apple. He is the new head of Global Strategic Music Initiatives. Neither Apple nor Bronikowski have commented publicly on the transition – AppleInsider discovered the LinkedIn update on Bronikowski’s page. His most recent position was as a Senior Vice President at […]

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Sony/ATV’s Reorg Continues — Co-President Danny Strick Is Out

Danny Strick (l) departs Jon Platt’s (r) Sony/ATV Music Publishing According to a recent report from Variety, Danny Strick is no longer Sony/ATV Music Publishing’s co-president.  In a note to Sony/ATV employees, Chairman and CEO Jon Platt commended Strick for his fifteen years of service. He further complimented his professionalism, and noted several of the key […]

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Sony Music Entertainment Restructures, Bolsters Asian and Middle Eastern Operations

Sony Music Entertainment CEO Rob Stringer Sony Music Entertainment (SME) is restructuring and expanding its operations in Oceania, Asia, and the Middle East. In a formal announcement, the company indicated that Asia-Pacific exec Denis Handlin will shift his focus exclusively to Australia and New Zealand, having previously handled markets in those countries and in Asia. […]

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iHeartMedia Promotes Three Programmers in the Wake of Mass Layoffs

In the wake of layoffs and the replacement of workers with “technology and artificial intelligence,” iHeartMedia announced that it has promoted three senior programmers to division executive vice presidents of their National Programming Group. iHeartMedia says that the three will “work closely” with recently appointed division presidents as they implement the company’s new operating structure across its markets. The […]