At a time when corporations are being especially vigilant about their bottom line, some high-profile media and tech executives have found themselves without a job recently. Other industry leaders decided to seek out new ventures, either after being passed over for a top job or following a corporate merger.
In The Information’s latest batch of Free Agents, we profile some top executives who are in between roles. They include Kevin Mayer, who departed from Disney this year to lead TikTok, only to leave that position after a few months; Cindy Holland, an accomplished Netflix executive who was instrumental in building the company’s original series; and Stacy Brown-Philpot, who led TaskRabbit for four years. Read more about our newest Free Agents below. You can see previous installments of Free Agents here and here.