Chris Gorog

  1. Q&A: Napster ex-CEO Chris Gorog

    January 19, 2010 12:00 AM EST On January 6, the man who led the Napster digital music service for the last 10 years, Chris Gorog, announced he was leaving the company , along with president Brad Duea. There were conflicting reports at the time about whether his departure was v ...

  2. Napster CEO Steps Down

    January 06, 2010 12:00 AM EST Update: According to Best Buy, Napster president Brad Duea is also no longer with the company. Both positions were eliminated as part of a executive restructuring and not as voluntary a move as Gorog suggested in the original e-mail announcing the ...

  3. NARM Coverage: Analyst Offers Retailers Digital Strategies

    May 01, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Retailers attending NARM were encouraged to embrace both the Internet and mobile service to maintain relevancy with music fans slowly abandoning the traditional record store at this morning's digital panel. During the session, Gartner analyst ...

  4. NARM Coverage: Industry Group Adds Digital Reps To Board

    May 01, 2007 12:00 AM EDT In a move that illustrates the industry's landscape, the National Assn. of Recording Merchandisers expanded its board of directors by adding two digital music merchants, Napster chairman and CEO Chris Gorog and eMusic CEO David Pakman. In oth ...

  5. Napster 2Q Loss Narrows

    November 09, 2006 12:00 AM EST Company's revenues grow. Napster Inc. said Wednesday (Nov. 8) its second-quarter loss narrowed from a year ago, beating Wall Street estimates as the online music service saw a boost in revenue. The company, which said in September it was expl ...

  6. Napster Readies Mobile Download Service

    August 03, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Will launch with 2 million tracks available. During Napster's first quarter earnings call Aug. 3, the company's CEO, Chris Gorog, revealed that its full song mobile music download service will go live next week with southeastern regional ...

  7. Napster To Revamp Web Site

    November 02, 2005 12:00 AM EST Hopes to generate new revenue streams. Napster is planning a major overhaul of its Web site early next year in order to tap a new source of revenue -- online advertising. During the company's fiscal second quarter earnings call, Napster CEO C ...

  8. Napster Goes Portable

    February 03, 2005 12:00 AM EST Napster today (Feb. 3) bows its Napster To Go portable subscription product and says it will support the launch with a $30 million marketing campaign that includes a Super Bowl commercial on Feb. 6. Napster today (Feb. 3) bows its Napster To Go po ...

  9. Napster Eyes Up German Service

    January 25, 2005 12:00 AM EST Napster will enter into the German market before the end of the year. CANNES, France -- Napster will enter into the German market before the end of the year. Parent company Roxio on Jan. 22 used the platform of MidemNet to unveil details of its pl ...

  10. Napster Eyes German Service

    January 22, 2005 12:00 AM EST Schliesche to helm Frankfurt-based firm. Napster will enter into the German market before the end of the year. The online music company today (Jan. 22) used the platform of MidemNet to unveil details of its planned pre-Christmas expansion into Eur ...

  11. Napster Eyes German Service

    January 22, 2005 12:00 AM EST Napster will enter into the German market before the end of the year. The online music company today (Jan. 22) used the platform of MidemNet to unveil details of its planned pre-Christmas expansion in Napster will enter into the German market befo ...

  12. Napster Launches U.K. Version

    May 20, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Napster launched in the United Kingdom today. It is the first of the U.S.-based legal online-music services to cross the Atlantic. Napster launched in the United Kingdom today . It is the first of the U.S.-based legal online-music services to cros ...

  13. Napster Launches U.K. Version

    May 20, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Napster launched in the United Kingdom today. It is the first of the U.S.-based legal online-music services to cross the Atlantic. Napster launched in the United Kingdom today . It is the first of the U.S.-based legal online-music services to cros ...

  14. Napster's Gorog to Deliver Dublin Keynote

    April 02, 2004 12:00 AM EST Event will discuss industry opportunities. Napster chairman CEO Chris Gorog will deliver the keynote speech for the "Creative Financing and Music" seminar April 20 in Dublin. He will use the platform to address government officials and b ...

  15. Napster Heads To U.K.

    March 03, 2004 12:00 AM EST Napster today (March 3) unveiled plans to enter the U.K. market, the digital-music provider's first official entry point outside North America. Napster today (March 3) unveiled plans to enter the U.K. market, the digital-music provider's ...

  16. Napster Heads To U.K.

    March 03, 2004 12:00 AM EST Napster today (March 3) unveiled plans to enter the U.K. market, the digital-music provider's first official entry point outside North America. Napster today (March 3) unveiled plans to enter the U.K. market, the digital-music provider's ...

  17. Napster, iTunes Headed To Europe

    January 24, 2004 12:00 AM EST Napster and Apple confirmed today (Jan. 24) plans to rollout this year their respective online services to the European market. Napster and Apple confirmed today (Jan. 24) plans to rollout this year their respective online services to the European ...

  18. Napster, iTunes Headed To Europe

    January 24, 2004 12:00 AM EST Napster and Apple confirmed today (Jan. 24) plans to rollout this year their respective online services to the European market. Napster and Apple confirmed today (Jan. 24) plans to rollout this year their respective online services to the European ...