Digeo Taps Sony Exec as CEO


Mike Fidler has joined Digeo Inc. as CEO.

Fidler had been senior vice president of Sony Electronics Corp.’s home-products division.

At the media-center vendor, he will be responsible for setting strategic direction, with particular emphasis on forging key partnerships, accelerating growth in existing markets and exploring new business opportunities.

“Mike will accelerate Digeo’s efforts to capitalize on the growing market for media centers and continue the development of Digeo’s market-leading technology,” chairman Paul G. Allen said in a prepared statement. “Mike has a proven track record of bringing innovative products like these to market. In addition, he has a wealth of experience building industry partnerships that will be crucial to the success of Digeo within the industry.”