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Hasbro CEO Brian Goldner dead at 58 just days after going on medical leave

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Goldner attends a 2018 charity gala together with his spouse, Barbara Goldner.
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Toymaker Hasbro on Tuesday mentioned longtime Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Brian Goldner died, two days after he went on medical leave.

In an announcement final yr, Goldner mentioned he had been below continued medical therapy following his most cancers prognosis in 2014.

Board member and former CEO of promoting agency InnerWorkings Rich Stoddart has changed Goldner on an interim foundation.

Goldner, 58, joined Hasbro in 2000 and was appointed CEO in 2008, the corporate mentioned.

“He expanded the company beyond toys and games into television, movies, digital gaming and beyond,” Hasbro mentioned.

Goldner oversaw the corporate as gross sales recovered and surged after the COVID pandemic.

Goldner additionally served on the board of administrators of ViacomCBS.

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Brian Goldner had been below continued medical therapy following his most cancers prognosis in 2014.
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