Online discussion site Deja News
named Tom Phillips CEO and announced it was moving its corporate headquarters from Austin, Texas, to New York. Mr. Phillips formerly was president of Disney's ESPN Internet Ventures and ABC News Internet Ventures and co-founder of Spy magazine. He succeeds Guy Hoffman, who is leaving the company to stay in Texas with his family. Mr. Hoffman will also pursue other opportunities in conjunction with Austin Ventures and Internet Capital Group, two of the principal investors in Deja News.
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