News Corp. Appoints Games Boss

News Corp. Appoints Games Boss

News Corp. Appoints Games Boss

News Corporation has hired digital media veteran Sean Ryan to set up and manage the company’s new games unit.

A former CEO of social network service Meez and blogging platform LiveJournal, Ryan is now News Corp. Digital’s executive vice president and general manager, according to PaidContent.

Ryan is expected build the Murdoch media empire’s new games unit around Irata Labs, a three-person San Francisco-based developer acquired by News Corp. in April.