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    1. Warner/Chappell CEO Jon Platt Joins ASCAP Board of Directors

      Warner/Chappell CEO Jon Platt Joins ASCAP Board of Directors

      Warner/Chappell Music chairman and CEO Jon Platt has been elected to the ASCAP board of directors, ASCAP chairman and president Paul Williamsannounced on Monday.

      "Jon is a tremendous talent in the publishing industry, and we are thrilled to have him join the ASCAP Board," said Williams. "Our publisher and songwriter members face complex challenges in the digital era that call for a progressive outlook, and Jon is one of the best leaders of his generation."....

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    2. Spotify Taps Former Netflix Exec as New CFO

      Spotify Taps Former Netflix Exec as New CFO

      Spotify is switching out CFOs. The streaming music service has named board member and former Netflix executive Barry McCarthy as its new chief financial officer, replacing Peter Sterky, who will remain at the company. A spokesperson confirmed the shakeup. According to The New York Times, McCarthy will step down from the board and start his new job on July 6...

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    3. Former UMG Head of Digital Rob Wells Joins LoveLive Advisory Board

      Former UMG Head of Digital Rob Wells Joins LoveLive Advisory Board

      Universal Music Group’s former president of global digital business Rob Wells has joined music video content company LoveLive in an advisory role. Wells exited Universal in February this year after 15 years with the major. At the time of his departure, the British exec gave no indication of his future plans although an internal farewell memo to colleagues did contain a reference to “whatever entrepreneurial opportunity I explore next.” Read Rob Wells and Lucian Grainge's Memos to Employees, Following a Surprise Departure His appointment at LoveLive follows the June 4 announcement that Wells was taking up a similar ...

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    4. Pandora Adds Former CEOs of AEG and EMI to Board of Directors

      Pandora Adds Former CEOs of AEG and EMI to Board of Directors

      Pandora this morning (April 20) announced the election of former AEG CEO Tim Leiweke and the nomination of Roger Faxon -- former CEO of EMI Music Group prior to that label’s sale to Universal Music Group -- to the company’s board of directors. The move brings two well-known executives from the "traditional" music industry into a powerful advisory role within the growing digital streaming business...

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