LOS ANGELES (July 20, 2012) – Ryan Seacrest Productions announced today that it has expanded its executive ranks by hiring veteran digital entertainment executive Sibyl Goldman as Executive Vice President of New Media. Goldman will drive and manage all digital entertainment strategy and content initiatives for the company. Goldman will report directly to Ryan Seacrest Productions CEO Adam Sher.
Goldman has been immersed in digital media and entertainment for the past 15 years, most recently, as the Vice President of Entertainment at Yahoo!. She oversaw all of the company’s entertainment properties, and created omg!, the #1 entertainment news website, which has been launched locally in 15 countries around the world. Leveraging the success of this property, she also was responsible for launching “omg! now,” a daily video news program that garners more than 7 million viewers per month. In addition, she developed “Primetime in No Time,” the first web-based TV recap show of its kind, which has since delivered over 500 million streams and spawned a spin-off show, “Daytime in No Time.” (more…)