U.K.-Based Audio Network Appoints Chris Blakeston CEO
July 16, 2015 at 6:25 AM (PT)
U.K.-based licensing company AUDIO NETWORKS has appointed its COO CHRIS BLAKESTON its new CEO.
BLAKESTON will succeed Co-Founder/CEO ROBERT HURST, who will continue to serve on the company's Board of Directors, focusing on its global growth and acquisition strategy. ANDREW SUNNUCKS will also continue in his role as Chairman of the Board of Directors, working closely with the music team.
Commented BLAKESTON, "AUDIO NETWORK is an incredible business and I'm both proud and excited to lead the company as it enters its next phase of growth. I would like to thank ROBERT for the outstanding job he's done for over a decade, delivering many consecutive years of profitable growth and building a culture at the company that has delivered the highest standards of music content and customer service.".