Dawn Ostroff joins Spotify as chief content officer

Dawn Ostroff

Spotify has appointed Dawn Ostroff to fill the role of chief content officer.

She will be based at the Stockholm-based company’s New York office and will lead all aspects of Spotify’s content partnerships across music, audio and video. She replaces Stefan Blom, who left the company earlier this year.

Ostroff joins the music streaming service from Condé Nast, where she served as president of entertainment. Ostroff helped found Condé Nast Entertainment in 2011 when the media company decided to build a digital video, film, and television business for its brands, which include Allure, GQ, the New Yorker, Wired and others.

Before joining Condé Nast, she was president of entertainment for The CW broadcast network, where she helped develop series including “Gossip Girl” and “The Vampire Diaries.”

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