SAN FRANCISCO: Music streaming service Spotify has hired former Apple PR manager Jason Roth as US communications director.
Roth will be based in San Francisco and report to Graham James, US head of communications at Spotify. He started in the role on July 15.
Roth previously managed PR for Apple's iTunes for five years. He has also held PR roles at Capitol Records and Spin magazine in New York.
Based in Sweden, Spotify launched in the US in 2011.
Former Apple communications executive Jen Martin joined health and wellness social network Sharecare as its first PR leader earlier this month.