Google is not taking the European Union’s antitrust allegations lightly. Kent Walker, Google’s senior vice president and general counsel, wrote in a blog post this afternoon that Google will fight EU allegations that the company has abused its dominance in online search, promoting Google services to the detriment of its rivals. Show More Summary
Supergravity Pictures has some brand-new executive team members. The feature film studio, co-founded in 2014 by Marc Hustvedt and Max Benator, has hired Cody Zwieg as the studio’s Senior Vice President of Development and Production,Show More Summary
DONG Energy’s Senior Vice President, Jakob Askou Bøss has called for a global climate agreement “to create certainty about the green conversion.” Writing on the company’s website, Jakob Askou Bøss pointed to the world’s current reliance...Show More Summary
Yahoo is making its Mobile Developer Suite a bit more powerful. During a conference in New York today, Simon Khalaf, senior vice president of publisher products announced Tumblr in-app sharing. It’s similar to the share button you’re used to seeing on webpages, except for mobile apps. Show More Summary
Apple CEO Tim Cook and Senior Vice President Eddy Cue received 560,000 and 350,000 restricted stock units respectively this week, worth a combined $93.8 million based on AAPL's closing price of $103.12 on Monday, according to a pair of filings with the U.S. Show More Summary
Simon Khalaf, Yahoo’s senior vice president of publisher products, today outlined some big shifts in the mobile ecosystem and unveiled some new tools for mobile developers. He made the announcements on-stage at the Yahoo Mobile Developer Conference in New York City and in related blog posts. Let’s start with the developer tools. The first one is Tumblr In-App Sharing.… Read More
Today Yahoo announced that it will launch an in-app content sharing feature for Tumblr. During the Yahoo mobile developer conference today in New York, Simon Khalaf, Yahoo senior vice president of publishing products, said that Flurry would be integrating Tumblr into its mobile developer kit. “This will allow consumers to create content anywhere they want and […]
Good morning! Here are some career updates from the journalism community: Josh Stinchcomb is now managing director of Conde Nast’s 23 Stories. Previously, he was senior vice president of sales strategy and partnerships for the Conde Nast Media Group. Show More Summary
Vice President Joe Biden received President Barack Obama’s “blessing” to make a 2016 bid for the White House, according to a senior Democrat. But that’s if Biden chooses to run — the decision is his. While he doesn’t need the President’s...Show More Summary
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"The challenges of a late campaign start and the challenges of persuading Americans to elect Joe Biden have the Journal editorial board wondering 'what Mr. Biden and Mr. Obama know about Mrs. Clinton’s mishandling of classified information,'" says James Freeman at The Wall Street Journal. Show More Summary
According to a senior Democrat Vice President Joe Biden has received President Obama’s “blessing” to enter the 2016 presidential race, if he chooses to do so.
In her latest video to retail store employees, Apple Senior Vice President of Retail and Online Stores Angela Ahrendts discusses upcoming deeper integration of business sales across Apple Retail Stores as well as new back to school sales tactics for the Apple Watch. Currently, sales to small and medium-sized businesses via Apple Stores are mostly […]
Maker Studios is undergoing a major reshuffling of executive talent. The YouTube multi-channel network’s Chief Content Officer Erin McPherson and Senior Vice President of Marketing Jeremy Welt have officially left the company. McPherson worked at Maker for over two years, before the MCN’s acquisition by Disney in March 2014. Show More Summary
“Major Democratic fundraisers have been invited to meet with Vice President Joe Biden at his residence at the U.S. Naval Observatory after Labor Day, part of a series of conversations he is having with senior party players as he contemplates [...]
"I'm motivated by influencing positive change in the world," says the senior vice president of industry relations at Move Inc. He also talks about exactly how data will change the industry and why collaboration isn't always the best approach...
Lifetime has made the decision to go full speed ahead with its series of “unauthorized” original movies. The network is aware that it’s not making good movies, but ones that are fun to hate — Senior Vice President of Original Movies Tanya Lopez views The Unauthorized Full House Story as the network’s version of Sharknado. Show More Summary
As mGamingWatch has been reporting in recent days, the Global Gaming Expo (G2E), the nation’s premier exposition for the casino gaming industry, has just announced new members of its team. Ed Several, senior vice president of Reed Exhibitions, has been named to lead all aspects of G2E. Kevin McDonald has joined G2E as industry vice […]
The gig: Rebeca Leon, 40, books some of the world's top Latino musicians at venues around the country for AEG Live's concert promotion arm, Goldenvoice, as its senior vice president of Latin talent. That title didn't exist before Leon joined AEG more than eight years ago. Leon convinced her bosses...
Michael Oreskes, the senior vice president for news and editorial director at NPR, has drafted a letter objecting to guidelines regarding the treatment of journalists in the Pentagon’s new Law of War manual, calling its guidance “contrary...Show More Summary