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Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia Elects New Chairman

Jun 17, 2005  •  Post A Comment

Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia on Friday said that board member Charles Koppelman was elected as chairman of the lifestyle company, succeeding Thomas Siekman, who becomes lead director.

Mr. Koppelman had been vice chairman of the company, and served as a consultant to the company. Mr. Koppelman made a name for himself as a music executive, heading EMI Music Publishing as chairman and CEO from 1990-94, and serving as CEO of EMI Records Group, North America from 1994-97. He currently is the chairman and CEO of CAK Entertainment, a music and entertainment company.

As the company’s lead director, Mr. Siekman will preside over all meetings of the independent board members.