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Bath, Banes, United Kingdom, 2010/05/12 - Future, the special-interest media group, announces that Robert Price will step down from his position as UK Chief Executive having accepted a role as UK Managing Director for Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment. LSE: FUTR
Robert will continue to manage all of his current responsibilities until his departure date is confirmed later in the summer.
Stevie Spring, Future’s Group Chief Executive said: “Robert will leave Future with our very best wishes. He moves into an adjacent sector where his experience will be very valuable, and we look forward to working with him for many years to come. Until his departure, I’ll spend more of my time working closely with him to manage our UK business to ensure it’s business as usual.”
Future plc (futureplc.com) is an international special-interest media group that is listed on the London Stock Exchange (symbol FUTR). Founded in 1985 with one magazine, today we have operations in the UK, US and Australia creating over 180 special-interest publications, websites and events for people who are passionate about their interests. We hold strong market positions in games, film, music, technology, cycling, automotive and crafts. Our biggest-selling magazines include T3, Total Film, Digital Camera, Fast Car, Classic Rock, Guitar World, Official Xbox Magazine, Official Playstation Magazine, Nintendo Power, Maximum PC and MacLife. Our websites include gamesradar.com, bikeradar.com, techradar.com, and musicradar.com. Future sells nearly 4 million magazines each month; we attract more than 27 million unique visitors to our websites; and we host 27 annual live events that attract hundreds of thousands of enthusiasts. In addition, Future exports, syndicates or licenses its publications to 90 countries internationally, making us the UK’s number one exporter and licensor of monthly magazines.
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