TITLE

ROOM AT THE TOP

AUTHOR(S)
Oppelaar, Justin
PUB. DATE
December 2000
SOURCE
Daily Variety;12/27/2000, Vol. 270 Issue 18, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on speculations on the replacement of Rudi Gassner as chairman of Bertelsmann AG's United States music company BMG Entertainment. Death of Gassner after a heart attack; Competition for the position between Kevin Conroy and Andreas Schmidt; Conroy and Schmidt's accomplishments in the music industry; Conflicts over Bertelmann's scheme to help Napster develop a legal file-sharing service.
ACCESSION #
3934567

 

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