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Tuesday, 14 July 2009
PRS CEO Departs
UK's PRS for Music announced yesterday the unexpected departure of CEO Steve Porter - he will be gone by Friday - as the Board seeks "a new set of skills" to take the business forward. Doubtless the churning wheels of the music industry info machine will throw up more background and foreground to this unexpected decision.