Home entertainment division gets new COO
Universal Studios Home Entertainment has elevated Tom Emrey to exec VP and chief operating officer.Emrey, previously CFO for U’s homevid division, continues to report to Craig Kornblau, prexy of U homevid and its digital platform group. Promotion stems from the studio’s ongoing restructuring. Earlier this month, Kornblau gained oversight of digital activities, including video on demand, electronic sell-through, mobile entertainment and interactive gaming. In his expanded role, Emrey will oversee strategy, research, operations and logistics across those platforms. Exec joined U in 2003 after a six-year stint at Nestle. He previously worked at Lockheed and Arthur Young and Co.