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A Pair of Dow Jones Execs Depart, Including Digital Head

Gordon McLeod, president of The Wall Street Journal Digital Network, announced today that he was leaving his post.

Also leaving is Ann Sarnoff, president of Dow Jones Ventures and SVP for strategy at Dow Jones, who is taking a job as COO of BBC America.

McLeod did not say where he was headed in his departure memo.

Dow Jones is a unit of News Corp. (NWS), which also owns this site.


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Another gadget you don’t really need. Will not work once you get it home. New model out in 4 weeks. Battery life is too short to be of any use.

— From the fact sheet for a fake product entitled Useless Plasticbox 1.2 (an actual empty plastic box) placed in L.A.-area Best Buy stores by an artist called Plastic Jesus