Simon Gunning Named SVP/Digital At EMI
July 5, 2007 at 5:26 AM (PT)
EMI MUSIC has finalized its digital team with the appointment of SIMON GUNNING as SVP/Digital, reports BRITAIN's NEW MEDIA AGE. The newly created role marks the label's further push into digital.
GUNNING joins from YAHOO!, where he was Dir./Entertainment for YAHOO! EUROPE. Prior to this he was at CELADOR INTERNATIONAL as head of business development. He will join JOSH SAUNDERS, head of digital projects, and TONY WADSWORTH, Chairman/CEO of EMI MUSIC.
WADSWORTH said, "SIMON joins EMI having built a great track record across all areas of the music industry, and I'm delighted that he will be able to bring this experience to lead the next phase in the evolution of our digital strategy. He is a respected digital executive who will drive all areas of our activity in this exciting period of innovation and growth."