fashion-memopad
fashion-memopad

Jonathan Miller Leaving News Corp.

The chief digital officer is leaving the company and, according to a spokesman, he will not be replaced.

ANOTHER EXIT: News Corp. chief digital officer Jonathan Miller is leaving the company and, according to a spokesman, he will not be replaced.

Miller’s departure is the latest from the executive ranks since the company revealed in June that it would split its publishing business from its entertainment holdings. “While my time spent has been productive, it feels like the right time to exit,” said Miller. “I look forward to pursuing new ventures that will lead me back into an operational role.” Miller will continue to work with News Corp. as an outside adviser on digital issues through fall 2013.

Miller’s role at the company has diminished since he joined in 2009, back when MySpace was still under News Corp.’s umbrella. More recently, he’s managed investment stakes in Roku and Bona Film Group. News Corp. chief executive officer Rupert Murdoch said that he respected Miller’s desire to return to an operational, entrepreneurial role with a stand-alone company.

load comments

ADD A COMMENT

Sign in using your Facebook or Twitter account, or simply type your comment below as a guest by entering your email and name. Your email address will not be shared. Please note that WWD reserves the right to remove profane, distasteful or otherwise inappropriate language.
News from WWD
Newsletters

Sign upSign up for WWD and FN newsletters to receive daily headlines, breaking news alerts and weekly industry wrap-ups.

LatestPublications
getIsArchiveOnly= hasAccess=false hasArchiveAccess=false