The MySpace Exodus

Posted Jul 13, 2009

In late April, Owen Van Natta became the new CEO of MySpace.  Since that time there has been a lot of shaking up of company executives.  About 30% of MySpace employees were laid off last month too.

Now there is a list going around of all the MySpace executives that have either been laid off, stepped down, or shuffled around within News Corporation.

Below is the list:

Max Engel – Top Engineer at MySpace resigned
Tom Andrus –  SVP Product Management resigned
Travis Katz
MySpace Internetional head resigned
Jamie Kantrowitz
MySpace Music SVP of Strategy and Global Marketing resigned
Dan Fawcett – President of FOX Digital Media moving to News Corp.
Ulf Waschbusch – Director of Mobile Product resigned
Ming Chen – Produt Manager working on products for Tom Anderson resigned
CJ Chaney – worked on MySpace Developer Platform in Seattle resigned
Eric Novins – Engineer for MySpace photos resigned
Allen Hurff – SVP of Engineering resigned

[via BusinessInsider]