Pandora closes Aussie operations as global CEO and CMO step down

Pandora closes Aussie operations as global CEO and CMO step down 500 333 C-Suite Network

Music streaming service, Pandora, has confirmed it is closing its doors in Australia and New Zealand after five years.

The announcement came days after Pandora’s global CEO, Time Westergren, president, Mike Herring, and CMO, Nick Bartle, announced they were all departing the company simultaneously.

Meanwhile, the Australian and New Zealand managing director, Jane Huxley, jumped ship only in March this year, after being in the role for four-and-a-half years.

“After diligent analysis, we have decided to discontinue our operations in Australia and New Zealand and expect to wind down the service for listeners over the next few weeks,” a Pandora spokesperson told CMO. “While our experience in these markets reinforces the broader global opportunity long-term, in the short-term we must remain…