DEG Names New Board
DEG, the Digital Entertainment Group, on Wednesday announced its new board of directors. Ron Sanders of Warner Bros. is the president, David Bishop of Sony and Craig Kornblau of Universal are vice presidents, Mike Dunn of Fox is secretary and Steve Beeks of Lionsgate is chief financial officer.
New board members include Sofia Chang of HBO, Tom McDonaugh of Intel Media Services and Darren Stupak of Sony Music.
“Under the direction of the new Board, the DEG is looking forward to supporting the industry’s key initiatives to advance home entertainment,” Amy Jo Smith, Executive Director of DEG, said as part of the announcement. “These include promotion of Blu-ray Disc, connected devices and other digital delivery options, including UltraViolet.”