Charles Garland Named CEO At Syco Entertainment
April 16, 2012 at 6:26 AM (PT)
SYCO ENTERTAINMENT, the joint venture between SIMON COWELL and SONY MUSIC ENTERTAINMENT has upped CHARLES GARLAND as worldwide CEO. GARLAND was formerly the COO.
COWELL said "SYCO is a global business operating across 167 countries, working alongside the world's most important commercial clients and talent. I want to build on that success to ensure that SYCO is one of the most important and respected entertainment businesses in the world. I have a fantastic team of people at SYCO and wanted someone they respected and trusted, I am therefore delighted to confirm CHARLES as CEO of SYCO."
SONY MUSIC CEO DOUG MORRIS added, "I am pleased to have CHARLES operating in this important role. He is a proven leader who along with the SYCO team will continue to build on SYCO's successes and further expand SYCO's worldwide businesses."