October’s Notable Hirings, Firings, Promotions & Mergers

October 31st, 2012

Jeff Castelaz was named President of Elektra Records, part of the Atlantic Records Group.

John Janick is now president and COO of Interscope Geffen A&M.

Michael S. Simon has been named president and CEO of Harry Fox Agency (HFA).

MediaNet  has just brought on longtime industry executive Larry Miller as its Executive Vice President and General Manager.

BBC Worldwide CEO John Smith is leaving the company after eight years. Tim Davie, current director of BBC Audio & Music, will take over the position.

Mel Karmazin is leaving his position as CEO of Sirius XM Radio.