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No. 64: Ryan Beach | Power 100

Ryan Beach, VP Electronics & Entertainment, Target

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RYAN BEACH, 40

VP Electronics & Entertainment, Target
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A top player in music's physical realm, the Minneapolis-based ­superstore sold 1 million CDs of a deluxe version of Adele's 25 (with three extra songs) in 10 days in November and launched nearly 100 other exclusive-track albums in 2015. Beach, who joined Target in 1998 and moved through housewares to his current role in 2014, says that even ­streamers want something to hold: "We work closely with ­artists to deliver that special content."