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Bronfman, Edgar Miles Jr.

Born: 1955 AD
Currently alive, at 60 years of age.
Nationality: American
Categories: Businessmen

1955 – Born on May 16th in New York. He is the CEO of Warner Music Group.

1979 – Married to Sherri Brewer.

1982 – Got his dad to help him bankroll the British film, The Blockhouse, and The Border, a star-studded flop.

1994 – Married to Clarissa Allcock.

1998 – Was responsible for Seagram’s purchase of PolyGram, which he merged with Seagram’s Universal Music Group to create the largest music company in the world.

2000 – He led Seagram into the disastrous all-stock acquisition by Vivendi.

2004 – Bronfman finalized the acquisition of Warner Music on February 27th.

         – Edgar Bronfman, Jr. has served as Warner Music Group’s Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer since March 1st.

2005 – After cost-cutting and reorganizations, he takes the company public in an IPO in May.