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SteelHouse appoints Ross Levinsohn to board

Advertising software company SteelHouse has appointed former Yahoo CEO Ross Levinsohn to its board of directors. Mr. Levinsohn has more than three decades of media, digital media, and technology experience, with past CEO posts at Yahoo, Fox Interactive Media, and...

PhishLabs names Tony Prince chief executive officer

PhishLabs has named Tony Prince its new chief executive officer. Mr. Prince succeeds PhishLabs founder John LaCour, who will now continue as the company's CTO and member of its board of directors. Mr. Prince brings more than 20 years of senior...

MuleSoft appoints Shay Mowlem chief marketing officer

MuleSoft has appointed Shay Mowlem chief marketing officer (CMO). As CMO, he will oversee global marketing strategy, said the company in a statement. Mr. Mowlem will report to MuleSoft’s CEO, Greg Schott. Prior to joining MuleSoft, Mr. Mowlem held multiple...

Jeffrey Miller joins Akhan Semiconductor as board adviser

Akhan Semiconductor, a technology company specializing in the fabrication and application of lab-grown, electronics-grade diamonds, has appointed Jeffrey Miller as sales adviser to the board. He will be based in Akhan’s global headquarters in Gurnee, Illinois. Mr. Miller joins Akhan from...

Satish Gattadahalli joins Grant Thornton as Public Sector practice director

Satish Gattadahalli has joined Grant Thornton as a director in its Public Sector practice. Based in the firm’s Alexandria office, Mr. Gattadahalli will help develop and expand Grant Thornton’s health informatics and digital health capabilities, said the firm in...

Red Hat names Eric Shander EVP and CFO

Red Hat has appointed Eric Shander as the company’s executive vice president and chief financial officer. Mr. Shander will be responsible for the company’s global finance organization, reporting to Red Hat president and CEO Jim Whitehurst. Mr. Shander most recently served as...

Microsoft appoints LinkedIn cofounder Reid Hoffman to board

Microsoft has appointed Reid Hoffman, co-founder of LinkedIn, to its board of directors. Mr. Hoffman will be appointed to the Regulatory and Public Policy Committee. Mr. Hoffman, 49, has been with Greylock Partners, where he is currently a partner, for the...

Agilent Technologies elects Koh Boon Hwee as new board chairman

Koh Boon Hwee has been elected chairman of the Agilent Technologies' board, said the company in a statement. Mr. Hwee, who has been a member of Agilent’s board since 2003, replaces James Cullen, who served as chairman since 2005,...

MobileIron appoints Jessica Denecour to its board

MobileIron has appointed Jessica Denecour to the company's board, said the company in a statement. Ms. Denecour has served as senior vice president and CIO of Varian Medical Systems since January 2006. Prior to Varian, Ms. Denecour worked for Agilent Technologies as...

Cisco appoints Brenton Saunders to board

Cisco has appointed Brenton Saunders, chairman, president and CEO of Allergan to its board of directors. Mr. Saunders, 47, was elected chairman of Allergan in 2016, and has served as CEO and president of the company since July 2014. He previously served...

Viacom names Kern Schireson chief data officer

Viacom has appointed Kern Schireson executive vice president and chief data officer. In this newly-created position, Mr. Schireson will be responsible for expanding Viacom’s data capabilities across all areas of the company’s domestic and international business, including its television, theatrical, events,...

Rackspace appoints new board members

Rackspace has appointed Jeff Benjamin, Tim Campos, Dhiren Fonseca, and Mitch Garber as members of its board of directors. Jeffrey Benjamin brings 25 years of investment banking, investment management and board experience to the Rackspace board. He has been a senior...

Baidu Ventures strengthening partnership with Comet Labs; gets new CEO

Baidu Ventures is strengthening their partnership with Comet Labs both in the United States and in China. The independent investment arm of the Chinese technology conglomerate Baidu has hired Comet Labs' co-founder Liu Wei as its new CEO. As the new CEO of Baidu Ventures,...

OpenText appoints Jürgen Tinggren to board

Enterprise Information Management software provider Open Text has appointed Jürgen Tinggren to its board of directors. Mr. Tinggren is the former chief executive officer of Schindler Group, a European based global industrial corporation with over 60,000 employees in more...

Mapbox appoints Roy Ng president and COO

Real-time location and mapping platform company Mapbox has appointed Roy Ng president and COO. Mr. Ng will be responsible for customer-facing operations, including sales, marketing, customer success, and business development, as well as finance, human resources, and business operations. He...