Sony Corp. kicked off its new fiscal year this week with shuffling in its executive suite, which includes the promotion of top video game executive, Ken Kutaragi
, to exec VP and head of its new Game Business Group. The Tokyo-based conglom also announced that Hideki "Dick" Komiyama
will return to the U.S. as CEO of Sony Electronics Inc., succeeding Fujio Nishida
, who will assume the role of senior VP and chief marketing officer at Sony Corp.
Todd Unger, formerly general manager, AOL Local/Digital City, has been hired to the newly created post of senior VP and online general manager for Lifetimetv.com. Unger will report to Rick Haskins, exec VP, Lifetime Brand, Lifetime Entertainment Services.