Goodman joins Sony Electronics
Sony Electronics has appointed Cheryl Goodman to the position of head of corporate communications for Canada and the United States. She will begin work on Aug. 21, acting as the company's media spokesperson. She will also participate in the development of internal and external communications strategy. She will be responsible for media relations, editorial coverage, press releases, and financial communications, as well as employee engagement activities. Goodman was most recently executive director of Athena San Diego, a professional association for women in science and technology in southern California. She has also held public relations, analyst relations and business development positions at Qualcomm, Linspire and MP3.com.