ian rogers

Former Apple Music Exec Hired by LVMH Yet to Make Impact

Almost a year has passed since LVMH hired former Apple music executive Ian Rogers to craft a digital strategy for the company, but results have been scarce: "aside from drafting in more digitally-savvy people and taking part in a technology start-up fair, his impact on the world's biggest luxury goods group has yet to become...

Ex-Apple Music Exec Ian Rogers Joins French Luxury Company LVMH

Last week, the Financial Times exclusively reported the sudden departure of key Apple Music executive Ian Rogers, but its sources couldn't say where he was headed. Now we know: According to sources speaking with Re/code, Rogers will move to Paris to take up a new role at a French luxury company. Ian Rogers will serve...

Senior Director of Apple Music Ian Rogers Leaves the Company

One of Apple's most senior music executives, Ian Rogers, is leaving Apple two months after the company launched its music streaming service and introduced Beats1 radio. Ian Rogers was the architect of Apple's online radio strategy, reports the Financial Times. He was part of the executive team that joined Apple after the $3 billion deal last...

Apple Music Coming to Sonos Speakers by End of 2015

Sonos, a popular manufacturer of Wi-Fi home audio systems, has supported direct streaming of Beats Music since the music service launched in early 2014. The company stated that it would not initially support Apple Music at launch. Apple Music senior director Ian Rogers confirmed last week that Apple music will be coming to Sonos speakers...

Beats Music CEO Ian Rogers to Now Run Apple’s iTunes Radio

(L-R) Recording artist will.i.am, Beats Electronics President Luke Wood, Beats Music CEO Ian Rogers and Beats Electronics Founder Dr. Dre — Getty Images This morning the $3 billion Apple-Beats deal became official, as both companies acknowledged the deal on their respective websites. With teams now merging, Beats Music chief Ian Rogers will now be in charge of...