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Spotify hires Beats Music former head of product

Fredric Vinna, part of Beats Music's early team of creators, recently left the streaming music service and will soon begin work at its main rival, Spotify.

By Mar. 4, 2014

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Nevermind the hack: Snapchat hires lobbyists

Snapchat remains mum on specifics of how it plans to prevent another database breach, but it has already hired a Washington lobby firm.

By Jan. 6, 2014

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Apple hires 'expert on sleep research' for iWatch -- report

The iPhone maker hasn't confirmed the news, of course, but the hire sparks speculation about Apple's plans for the long-rumored wearable.

By Feb. 5, 2014

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Twitter hires Google ad exec ahead of IPO

Ahead of an IPO expected next month, Twitter hires a Google advertising executive to lead the company's efforts to sell ad products to retailers.

By Oct. 16, 2013

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Apple hires Burberry CEO as new retail chief

Angela Ahrendts, who has led the luxury fashion brand for the past seven years, will join Apple's executive team in the spring. She'll oversee both the retail and the online stores.

By Oct. 14, 2013

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BlackBerry hires former HTC exec to run its devices unit

Ron Louks will take on the role as head of BlackBerry's Devices and Emerging Solutions.

By Jan. 6, 2014

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Airbnb hires hotelier to lead host hospitality training

The company's new head of hospitality Chip Conley is known for his Joie de Vivre boutique hotels, and he wants to set new standards for Airbnb listings.

By Sep. 17, 2013

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Uber hires former Google, Facebook, Klout executives

As it focuses on expanding overseas, Uber makes three hires who have backgrounds in Silicon Valley's hottest companies.

By Sep. 3, 2013

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Spotify hires Fox dealmaker to court distribution partners

The upstart streaming music service hires Jorge Espinel, 21st Century Fox's head of digital strategy, to shore up its efforts effort finding partners like telecoms to expand its user base.

By Aug. 29, 2013

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Twitter hires former Google exec to tune in on entertainment

Jennifer Prince, who joins Twitter Monday, will focus on getting TV and movie marketers to advertise on the social network.

By Aug. 19, 2013