On March 21st, a representative of SM Entertainment said, "We have appointed Kang Ta and BoA as 'de facto' directors. The two will participate in various new business plans and contents as creative directors to put their know-hows to use that they've built up with their global activities."
Kang Ta and BoA, who are the most representative stars of SM Entertainment, have been making continuing successful careers in Korea, China, Japan, and many other countries.
As creative directors of SM Entertainment, the two artists will make wider participations in different projects, and firm their partnership with SM Entertainment up.
Through the routine shareholders' meeting, Kim Young Min, Han Se Min, and Nam So Young have been reappointed as board of directors, and through the board of directors' meeting, Kim Young Min has been appointed CEO once again. Although they are not part of the registered board of directors, Kang Ta and BoA will be given stock options along with other appointed executives.
Source: Yahoo, SMTOWN