Pandora Hires Chris Phillips As Chief Product Officer
October 28, 2014 at 6:07 AM (PT)
PANDORA has brought aboard CHRIS PHILLIPS as Chief Product Officer and will serve on the company’s Executive Leadership Team. PHILLIPS and the product team will be responsible for defining and leading PANDORA’s product strategy and roadmap. He will partner with CTO CHRIS MARTIN and the technology team. PHILLIPS comes to PANDORA from AMAZON.COM where he was Dir./Product Management and User Experience for AMAZON DIGITAL MUSIC.
“With extensive product experience in global roles in companies at significant scale, CHRIS will be a great addition to PANDORA’s Executive Leadership Team,” said PANDORA CEO/Pres./Chairman BRIAN MCANDREWS. “I’m more confident than ever we have the right leaders and experience in place to ensure Pandora’s growth now and well into the future.”
“I couldn’t be more excited to join PANDORA,” said PHILLIPS. “They have already built an unparalleled experience for listeners, advertisers and artists, and I couldn’t be more bullish on the opportunities ahead.”