Wattpad Appoints Devashish Sharma as First India Manager (EXCLUSIVE)

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Wattpad, which hosts a platform with more than 400 million user-generated stories, has appointed Devashish Sharma as its first country head for India. Toronto-based Wattpad is home to a community of more than 70 million people who spend over 22 billion…

Fox Searchlight Executive Cassandra Butcher Joins Bron Studios as Chief Marketing Officer

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Fox Searchlight veteran Cassandra Butcher has joined Bron Studios as chief marketing officer. In her new role, Butcher will oversee all the company’s marketing campaigns and collaborate with Bron’s distribution and sales partners. Butcher will work alo…

Spotify Hires Condé Nast Entertainment’s Sahar Elhabashi as VP of Content Business

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Sahar Elhabashi is leaving Condé Nast after more than six years to join Dawn Ostroff, her former boss at the Condé Nast Entertainment division, at Spotify, Variety has learned. Elhabashi had been serving as interim president for CNE after Ostroff&#8217…

Refinery29 Hires Ex-Time Inc. Exec Nicholas Butterworth as Head of Engineering and Product

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Refinery29 has hired Nicholas Butterworth, most recently Time Inc.’s head of digital product engineering, as executive VP overseeing product and engineering teams. In addition, the female-targeted media company announced that Marissa Rosenblum &#…