As part of a streamlining of its leadership team, the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation has named Ghislain d?Humières as its executive director and senior vice president, core operations, a newly created position that will report to President and CEO Mitchell B. Show More Summary
Apple Senior Vice President of Worldwide Marketing Phil Schiller continues his media rounds talking about all things Apple, with the latest interview delving into the internal thought process when the company decided to move away from Touch ID in the iPhone X, thoughts on Apple's collaborative environment, and the iMac Pro's imminent release.
Former Twitter vice president of revenue product Ameet Ranadive joined Instagram as director of product for its Wellbeing team. Ranadive will report to another Twitter alumnus, head of product Kevin Weil, who left his post as senior vp of product at Twitter in January 2016. An Instagram spokesperson told Social Pro Daily Ranadive will focus...
Press release from Disney|ABC, Dec. 11, 2017: Mike Napodano has been named senior vice president and chief technology officer for Disney|ABC Television Group, it was announced today by Bruce Rosenblum, president, Business Operations, to whom he will report. In this...
President and CEO of APA, Jim Gosnell announced today that APA partner and senior vice president of comedy Jackie Knobbe and talent/comedy agent Max Burgos will co-head the agency's comedy touring department. Knobbe and Burgos step into the role which was previously held by Mike Berkowitz, who served as APA's head of comedy since 2011. Show More Summary
After ESPN’s promotion of Connor Schell to executive vice-president (content) this summer and changes in roles for senior vice presidents Rob King, Norby Williamson and others in September, the company is making further oversight changes and giving some key executives more to supervise. Show More Summary
Every phone call he had with Russian officials during the transition was made with the blessing of the team headed by Mike Pence. What was the vice president's role?
Big changes are coming to Pinterest's top leadership, as president Tim Kendall will step down at year-end and be succeeded by senior vice president for ads and commerce Jon Alferness. Kendall is leaving Pinterest to launch is own company, in the healthcare industry. He joined Pinterest as head of product in March 2012 and was...
NPR Chief News Editor David Sweeney has left the public broadcasting company amid sexual harassment allegations. Chris Turpin, acting senior vice president of news, announced Sweeney’s departure in an an email to staff Tuesday. “David Sweeney is no longer on staff,” Turpin wrote. Show More Summary
"David Sweeney is no longer on staff," acting senior vice president of news Chris Turpin said in an email to staff. At least three female journalists have filed complaints against him.
The Recording Academy’s senior vice president of awards said they “really try to discourage taking into account the race of the artist” in the nomination process.
O’Reilly Media Podcast: David Hsieh, of Qubole, in conversation with John Slocum, of MediaMath. In a recent episode of the O’Reilly Media Podcast, David Hsieh, senior vice president of marketing at Qubole, sat down with John Slocum, vice president of MediaMath’s data management platform (DMP), to discuss DataOps in the media industry. Show More Summary
The 60-day auto delinquency rate continued to climb through the third quarter of 2017. Driven primarily by “relaxed” underwriting standards from years past and increasing subprime originations, TransUnion’s senior vice president and automotive business head, Brian Landau, said two-month payment lapses rose 7 basis points to 1.4 percent. Show More Summary
Apple's Senior Vice President for Vice President Environment, Policy and Social Initiatives Lisa Jackson granted an interview to an Australian publication, and continued to drive home Apple's goal towards using 100 percent recycled materials across all of its products, Apple's "right to repair" philosophy, and Apple's point of view on the taxes it pays.
Entertainment Studios has brought aboard industry vet Amy Gruberg as Senior Vice President of Media Partnerships, where she’ll implement media planning, media buying, and overall marketing strategies across all of Entertainment’s global media platforms. Show More Summary
C.A.R. Vice President Sara Sutachan and Senior Vice President and Chief Economist Leslie Appleton-Young took the stage at Inman Connect San Francisco (ICSF) to talk about the Women’s Initiative, C.A.R.'s WomanUP!, and the preliminary findings from the initiative’s report -- “How women brokers are reinventing the rules of leadership in the 21st century.”...
In 12 years with Pentaho Corp., Anthony DeShazor (pictured) has seen the company go through a number of evolutions. Now chief solution architect and senior vice president of customer success at Hitachi Vantara Corp. — Hitachi Data Systems Corp. Show More Summary
NBC Fires VP for inappropriate conduct. NBC Universal fired Senior Vice President for Booking, News & Entertainment Matt Zimmerman, following accusations of sexual misconduct, the company announced Tuesday. "We have recently learned that Matt Zimmerman engaged in inappropriate conduct with...
NetApp Inc.’s journey as a data storage solution provider has been marked by operational pivots, as well as the development of new products to serve the needs of its customers. Deepak Visweswaraiah (pictured), senior vice president and...Show More Summary
Suffering through idea clutter on Pinterest? The social network released a solution last week. Senior vice president of product Lawrence Ripsher announced in a blog post that Pinterest launched board sections, a new way for users to organize their Pins. Ripsher said Pinterest has been testing board sections with "a small group of passionate Pinners,"...