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Microsoft media exec Westlake resigns

Friday 17 January 2014 | 10:22 CET | News
Blair Westlake, corporate VP of Microsoft's Media and Entertainment Group, has abruptly resigned from the company, Variety reports. The former Universal television chairman joined Microsoft in 2004, to head media partnerships and oversaw the licensing of TV shows and movies for the company's Xbox platforms. "It has become clear to me that the organization is moving in a direction that does not fit either my expertise or my skill sets," Westlake said in a statement, just days after he attended the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. He noted that Microsoft "has been undergoing a

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