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Alibaba makes changes to media management

Wednesday 16 May 2018 | 18:01 CET | News
Alibaba made strategic changes to management in some of its key digital media and entertainment units to further integrate the businesses and deliver better user experiences for audiences in China. Yang Weidong, president of video-streaming hub Youku, was also put in charge of Ali Music, while Alibaba Pictures President Fan Luyuan also took up the role of president of live-event ticketing platform Damai. The reshuffling is part of a multi-phase “push for a unified entertainment strategy and stronger synergies,” Alibaba said in a release. In particular, the company is looking to boost the integration of Ali Music’s cross-platform operations with Youku and improve the concert-going experience for Damai customers.


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Categories: Internet
Companies: Alibaba
Countries: China
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