Eleni Psaltis is now West Coast Regional Promotions Manager at Beggars Group. Psaltis previously worked at Capitol Records as Promotion Coordinator.
BMG is moving their Writer Services operation to Los Angeles. Thomas Scherer has been promoted to Executive Vice President of Writer Services and will oversee the division. Scherer was previously Senior Vice President of International Repertoire Coordination.
Paul Graham has stepped down from his role as President at Y Combinator. Graham will be replaced by Sam Altman. Y Combinator has funded over 630 startups, including Songkick, Rap Genius, Reddit, and Dropbox.