Report: Last.fm Founders Quit, CBSâ?? Goodman GM For Now
June 10, 2009 at 12:31 PM (PT)
LAST.FM’s founding trio is leaving the social music site, after its parent reorganized it in a new CBS INTERACTIVE MUSIC GROUP, reports PAIDCONTENT.ORG. MARTIN STIKSEL, FELIX MILLER and RICHARD JONES announced their decision in a blog post: "After two years running LAST.FM within CBS. we feel the time is right to begin the process of handing over the reins ... It’s been a privilege working with the incredible team here in our LONDON office."
"LAST.FM is in good hands and is all set for the future," STIKSEL and MILLER told PAIDCONTENT. "DAVID GOODMAN will serve as interim GM but the company will seek a new permanent GM. It’s not yet known whether that person will be NEW YORK- or LONDON-based.