New CEO Airey ankles lostar

Clarke, Steve
April 2007
Daily Variety;4/24/2007, Vol. 295 Issue 16, p5
Trade Publication
The article reports that British executive Dawn Airey has resigned as chief executive officer of startup media content distributor lostar just eight days after starting her work. Airey was formerly with BSkyB and Channel 5 in England. The article says that Airey had legal difficulties at the firm and was also concerned about the finances of the firm.


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