Sean Carey shifts Sony roles

Exits home entertainment division for electronics unit

Longtime Sony Pictures executive Sean Carey is moving to Sony Corp. of America.

Carey will be svp strategic content initiatives at SCA, leading efforts to strike partnerships and acquire content for electronics devices such as networked TVs. Based in Los Angeles, he will report to Tim Schaaff, svp software development at SCA, as well additional execs within SCA and Sony Computer Entertainment.

A 16-year Sony veteran, Carey most recently served as senior executive vp at Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, which recently restructured its division. He's played an active role in getting Sony-produced content on digital platforms.