Les Hollander Joins Spotify
August 6, 2013 at 5:27 AM (PT)
LES HOLLANDER is on the move again. After exiting PANDORA to join GANNETT/US COMMUNITY PUBLISHING as VP/Digital in JUNE (NET NEWS 6/22), HOLLANDER has joined SPOTIFY as Sr. Dir./Audio Sales U.S.
HOLLANDER joined PANDORA in MARCH 2009, and was upped to VP/Sales in DECEMBER 2011. He also spent years as a sales executive at CBS RADIO and CLEAR CHANNEL.
Regarding his new position, HOLLANDER described the job as creating "the SPOTIFY Audio monetization strategy for U.S. Radio/Audio marketplace. Evangelize internet radio and our digital audio platform to Fortune 500 companies, broadcast and digital media executives at agency holding companies. Lead efforts for measurement,insights and solutions as it relates customer needs."