The Paley Center for Media has announced the addition of what it says are “prominent leaders” in the fields of media, music, sports, tech, and entertainment to its Board of Trustees and Los Angeles Board of Governors.
The Paley Center is described as “the entertainment industry’s leading nonprofit dedicated to celebrating the cultural, creative, and social significance of media and its impact on society”.
Previously known as The Museum of Television & Radio, The Paley Center for Media is a nonprofit organization founded in 1975 by William S. Paley.
The general public can participate in Paley programs in both New York and Los Angeles.
Joining the Paley Board of Trustees will be Sean “Diddy” Combs, Chairman, Combs Global & REVOLT Media & TV and Robert Kyncl, Chief Executive Officer, Warner Music Group.
Ryan Roslansky, Chief Executive Officer, LinkedIn will also be joining the Board of Trustees, as will Joseph C. Tsai, Co-Founder and Executive Vice Chairman, Alibaba Group.
Joining the Paley Los Angeles Board of Governors will be Rob Wade, Chief Executive Officer, FOX Entertainment.
The Paley Center’s Board of Trustees is chaired by Frank A. Bennack, Jr., Executive Vice Chairman and former CEO, Hearst, and is comprised of what it says are “some of the most exemplary leaders from the worlds of media, sports, gaming, and entertainment”.
The Board offers guidance in support of what the organization says is its “mission to lead the conversation around today’s rapidly evolving media landscape”.
The Paley Center’s Board also provides what it says is “critical input on strategy and operations”, including public programs and exhibits, educational classes, workshops, and industry events hosted by the Paley Media Council.
The Los Angeles Board of Governors advises the Paley Center on its strategic goals and Los Angeles programming calendar.
Additionally, according to the Paley Center, its Board of Governors commits their time to help the Paley Center “forge new partnerships” and expand its constituency to ensure the Paley Center stays “at the forefront of media and technology on the West Coast and remains the preeminent media organization for the industry and the public”.
“The Paley Center for Media is privileged to have these titans of business join our esteemed Board of Trustees and respected LA Board of Governors.”
Maureen J. Reidy, Paley Center
“The Paley Center for Media is privileged to have these titans of business join our esteemed Board of Trustees and respected LA Board of Governors,” said Maureen J. Reidy, the Paley Center’s President & CEO.
“Each of these visionary leaders bring a wealth of experience and culture of innovation from their respective fields, and through their expertise, guidance, and counsel, we will greatly benefit from their unique perspectives to further advance our mission.”Music Business Worldwide