After leaving his job as chief creative officer at Xbox, Elan Lee started tinkering with a new game. It would have explosions, laser beams and nightmarish creatures. But unlike the video games he shepherded through production at Xbox, this one wouldn’t require hordes of developers or years to finish....
On the eve of announcing the production of a new six-hour miniseries, Alias Grace, Netflix chief content officer Ted Sarandos was lauded by the Museum of the Moving Image at the St. Regis Hotel in... To view the full story, click the title link.
Starz has a few big changes in its C-suite today: Jeffrey Hirsch was just named COO, a little less than a year after he moved from Time Warner Cable to become President of Global Marketing and Product Planning. In addition, David Weil...Show More Summary
Jabong chief product officer Saurabh Goel has quit the company to launch his own venture while Flipkart chief executive Binny Bansal is trying to bring old
Russian energy company Gazprom Neft may attract foreign partners in projects in oil production and refining in Russia, the company's Chief Executive Officer Alexander Dyukov said Thursday.
EXCLUSIVE: Emmett/Furla/Oasis Films has made a series of promotions, elevating Tim Sullivan to President of Production and Development, Alex Eckert to Creative Executive, and Tony Callie to Chief Operating Officer. Sullivan started with Emmett/Furla as an intern in 2008, where he rose to Director of Development. Show More Summary
Imagine pushing a button on your phone to order an Uber and watching a driverless vehicle pull up alongside your location. This future isn't too far off. Jeff Holden, chief product officer at Uber, took the stage at the Bloomberg Technology Conference in San Francisco on June 14th to talk about what's next for the ride-sharing behemoth. Show More Summary
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Jeffrey Gundlach, chief executive officer at DoubleLine Capital, said Friday that investors are dropping risk assets from their portfolios because of falling global Gross Domestic Product expectations, fueled by China's slowing growth, and the U.S. Show More Summary
The agency convinced Bonin to stay after he "received an amazing offer from another company" last year.
Ms. O’Brien, chief of the production company Starfish Media Group and a former CNN anchor, says you can’t teach curiosity or attention to detail.
William J. Even, an agriculture-industry leader with substantial senior management experience in crop and livestock production, will join the National Pork Board as its new Chief Executive Officer on June 6, 2016. Currently based in South Dakota, Even is Global Industry Relations Lead with DuPont Pioneer. Show More Summary
A San Francisco startup whose technology can turn any video game into a tournament played for cash prizes, Skillz, has a new Chief Product Officer, ex-Electronic Arts’ mobile vice president Bill Mooney. Skillz quietly brought Mooney on in February this year. Show More Summary
Specs Who (L. to r.) Head of production Isaac Swiderski; chief strategy officer Darcie Lamond; CEO and founder Matt Bijarchi; and operations vp Jesse Davis What Branding agency Where Los Angeles Last week, Los Angeles-based brandingShow More Summary
Four top level executives have suddenly left DocuSign: the company’s chief operating officer, chief human resources officer, chief product officer and chief growth officer, Geekwire's Todd Bishop and Taylor Soper reports. This comes after the odd experience DocuSign had with its CEO. Show More Summary
Warner Bros Consumer Products is becoming more Disney-fied: The company announced today that Soo Koo has left Disney to become Chief Creative Officer at Warner’s merchandise arm. She’ll report to WBCP’s President Pam Lifford, another...Show More Summary
According to Tax Notes article “IRS Considering ‘Freeze and Mark’ for Trader Election” dated Jan. 20, 2016, Robert, branch 3 senior counsel, IRS Office of Associate Chief Counsel (Financial Institutions and Products), said he was optimistic, though cautious, that updated Section 475 regulations will come out by June 30, 2016. The Tax Notes article […]
Ben Silverman and Howard Owens’ Propagate has hired veteran media and senior business affairs executive Ivan Garel-Jones as Chief Operating Officer. In addition, the A+E Networks-backed independent production company named Isabel San...Show More Summary
Jonathan Kessler, CEO of "Uber for trucking" startup Cargomatic is stepping out of the role, the company confirmed to DC Velocity, which first reported the news. Kessler is moving to Chief Product Officer for the company while staying on its board. Show More Summary
Stayzilla has hired Pankaj Gupta as Chief Product Officer and President of Technology. Pankaj was most recently at Twitter in San Francisco
Specializing is highly overrated. Burrowing into one specific area and staying there can lead to "breathing your own air," said Scott Clear, chief design and innovation officer at Los Angeles-based RKS. That's why the design firm works on everything from children's toys and musical instruments to healthcare and aerospace projects. Show More Summary