The Graziadio School of Business and Management's Dean's Executive Leadership Series will host Michael Lynton, CEO of Sony Corporation of America, Thursday, May 9, at Sony Pictures Studio in Culver City, Calif., with a reception beginning at 5 p.m., the presentation following at 6 p.m., and a film screening at 7 p.m.
Lynton is CEO of Sony Corporation of America, overseeing Sony's entertainment businesses, including Sony Music Entertainment, Sony/ATV Music Publishing, and Sony Pictures Entertainment. Lynton is also Chairman and CEO of Sony Pictures Entertainment and manages the studio's overall global operations, which include motion picture, television and digital content production and distribution, home entertainment acquisition and distribution, operation of studio facilities, and the development of new entertainment products, services, and technologies. By focusing on digital transformation, worldwide growth, content diversity, and financial discipline, Lynton has led the studio through an era of innovation and success, putting Sony Pictures on the cutting edge of an industry experiencing rapid technological and global change.
The Dean's Executive Leadership Series brings leading business practitioners and thought leaders to one of Pepperdine University's campuses to discuss real-world challenges and opportunities facing the business community today.
For more information about the event and to register, please visit the Dean's Executive Leadership Series registration page.