Home entertainment industry organization DEGE: Digital Entertainment Group Europe announced the results of its co-chair election. Jonathan Beardsworth, vice president Sales and Marketing Europe, Technicolor HES/TCS was re-elected, and new to the position is Nicola Pearcey, managing director of Home Entertainment and New Media, Lionsgate UK.

DEG Europe also welcomed four new members: HBO Home Entertainment International, special packaging company AGI-Shorewood, digital entertainment technology solutions specialist Rovi Corp., and professional services firm Deloitte.

Pearcey said: “I am excited to help steer the DEG Europe in 2012 as we look to tackle key issues including digital supply chain optimisation, helping our members to navigate the evolving home entertainment ecosystem, and developing our members’ understanding of changing consumer behavior.”

Beardsworth said: “I’m pleased to see the DEG Europe represent a broad cross section of the industry and continue diversifying its membership. With many exciting initiatives afoot, I am excited to have the opportunity to drive these projects forward alongside Nicola, and all of our members over the next year.”

Related links:

DEG Europe – press release

Photo by Flickr user PascalSijen, used under Creative Commons license