Lisa Sanchez-Corea Simpson has been named senior VP, business affairs & development, at Sony Online Ventures. Responsible for new strategic relationships, alliances and biz ops, she joins from Prodigy Services Corp. Simpson also served a stint at NBC News.
*Harvey Entertainment has named Charles W. Day VP-consumer products. Day will be responsible for all worldwide licensing and merchandising activities for Harvey’s characters, which include Casper, Richie Rich and Baby Huey. He joins from U.K.-based character licensing outfit Copyright Promotions Intl.
EMI Latin president Jose Behar has added CEO to his title at the L.A.-based label. Behar joined the company in 1992. Also, Valerie DeLong has joined EMI-Capitol Music Group wing the Enclave as head of promotion. She’ll be based at the label’s Gotham headquarters.