Executive Turntable: New Hires at Amazon, Warner Music, Okayplayer & More
--Mark Fry has been named as the new Managing Director of Warner Music Finland. Previously, Fry was the company's Marketing Director for more than eight years and was additionally appointed as the company’s General Manager in 2016.
--Sammy Andrews has launched a 360 Creative digital service agency Deviate Digital. Based in London, the agency will offer social marketing campaigns, media buying and more.
--Okayplayer. Welcomes Rachel Hislop As Editor-In-Chief. Previously, Hislop served as Digital Content Manager for Parkwood Entertainment.
--WXPN names Talia Schlanger as new host of World Cafe syndicated music radio program. Prior to her new role, Schlanger was a radio and TV journalist, producer and host for the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC), based in Toronto.
--Libby Coffey is promoted to Senior Vice President at MSO PR. Throughout her career COFFEY has handled the press campaigns for top names in music and has broadened the company's entertainment, TV, film, events and brands roster since joining MSO.
--Dale Connone, is proud to announce the formation of the West End Music Group. West End Music plans to form deeper partnerships with artists directly, thereby offering them more resources with global distribution options.
--Deckstar Management appointments Andrew Goldstone as general manager of the company’s newly-opened New York office.