TV Guide Execs Exit

Mar 11, 2005  •  Post A Comment

Two top Gemstar-TV Guide executives are stepping down, the company announced Friday. Ian Aaron, president of the TV Guide Television Group, and Doug Macrae, president of TV Guide’s consumer electronics division, are leaving the company. Mr. Macrae’s exit is described as a retirement.

The company also announced that Gloria Dickey, executive VP of administration, will depart.

Michael McKee, chief operating officer of the consumer electronics division, will serve as head of his department until a replacement is named.

“I appreciate the contributions that Doug, Ian and Gloria have made in helping grow the company over the past few years, and I wish them well in their future endeavors,” said Rich Battista, Gemstar-TV Guide CEO, who joined the company last December.