Sony CEO Leaves To Head Snapchat

Wochit Headline News - January 14, 2017

Sony Entertainment CEO Michael Lynton is leaving the company to become the chairman of the board for Snap Inc.

It's been two years of guiding the company through an unprecedented email hack. Snap Inc is the company behind Snapchat.

Lynton is a 13-year Sony veteran who led both the music and entertainment group.

Sony said Friday that he will stay on for six months to ensure a smooth transition as Sony Corp.

President and CEO Kazuo Hirai looks for a replacement..

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