Sina Tech, 6/01/11
Internet portal Sohu (Nasdaq: SOHU) has appointed Deng Ye, VP of Sohu Entertainment, as CEO of the company's newly-formed Sohu Video and Entertainment division. Liu Chun has been appointed COO, and will oversee content operations as well as liaising with China's State Administration of Radio, Film and Television (SARFT) and other government bodies. Shi Lili, general manager of Sohu's southern China marketing center, in addition to continuing to report to Sohu COO Belinda Wang and overseeing advertising sales for the south and east China regions, will now also oversee sales strategy for the company's video and entertainment media operations. In her latter role, Shi will report to both Wang and Deng.
Editor's Note: For more information on this topic, please see "Sohu Appoints New Video Business COO" MD 5/06/11 issue.