Sony Entertainment CEO Michael Lynton exiting for top role at Snap Inc
Saturday, 14 January 2017 Sony Entertainment Chief Executive Michael Lynton will step down to become chairman of the board of messaging app owner Snap Inc, a move that puts an experienced Hollywood executive in a prominent role as the technology company prepares for an initial public offering. Lynton will give up his current position at Sony's movie and...
It’s a rare thing for an executive who presides over a corporate disaster to remain on the job and even get promoted. But departing Sony Entertainment CEO Michael Lynton managed to do exactly that. Two years have passed since the Sony hack was not only a debacle for the studio (and an international...
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