Monday, July 15th, 2019

Netflix Appoints a New Chief Marketing Officer
Press Release

The on-demand streaming platform announced that Jackie Lee-Joe has been appointed its new CMO.

Lee-Joe previously served as the CMO of BBC Studios since 2015. She also has over 20 years of experience with leading companies including Virgin Mobile, Orange, and Carphone Warehouse.

She is expected to begin her role in September of this year.

Ford and Volkswagen Invest in an Autonomous Vehicle Company
Press Release

The automakers announced that each company will be investing in Argo AI, an “autonomous vehicle platform company, at a valuation of more than $7 billion.”

The move will enable both automakers to integrate Argo AI’s self-driving system into their own vehicles. It’s also expected to help improve each company’s competitiveness and “cost and capital efficiencies.”

JPMorgan Chase Launches a New Digital Investing Solution
Press Release

The financial services company announced that it’s launching a new service called You Invest Portfolios, a new service that gives “new and existing customers access to portfolios designed and managed with the expertise and technology of J.P. Morgan.”

The new service also provides access to equity research on over 1,200 U.S. companies, investment tools, and content.