Bessemer Venture Partners promotes Michael Segal to vice president

Bessemer Venture Partners (BVP) has promoted Michael Segal to vice president. In his new role, Mr. Segal will continue to work with partner Ethan Kurzweil on early-stage startups in areas like...

Immersion appoints Todd Conroy senior vice president of Research and Development

Immersion has appointed Todd Conroy as senior vice president of Research and Development.

Altamira appoints Rod Fontecilla as CTO

Altamira Technologies has appointed Dr. Rod Fontecilla as chief technology officer. Dr. Fontecilla will report to Ted Davies, Altamira’s chairman and CEO. 

Barclays snags BuzzFeed’s principal data scientist to lead data science research

Barclays has appointed Adam Kelleher as director and chief data scientist for Research. Dr. Kelleher joins Barclays from BuzzFeed, where he was principal data scientist.

Kim Perdikou joins CloudScale Capital Partners

Kim Perdikou has joined CloudScale Capital Partners as a partner. Ms Perdikou was most recently executive vice president at Juniper Networks. Earlier, she served as Juniper's CIO. Prior to that, Ms. Perdikou...

Accenture appoints Julie Sweet chief executive

Accenture has appointed Julie Sweet chief executive officer.

Steve Jobs Memorial Video Uploaded By Apple

Apple has uploaded a video of Steve Jobs’ memorial service held on October 19th with the Apple employees filmed live at the company’s Cupertino campus.  Condolence messages from over a million...

Heidi Ueberroth appointed to EA board

Heidi Ueberroth has been appointed to Electronic Arts' board of directors. Ms. Ueberroth is the president of Globicon, a private investment and advisory firm focused on media, sports, entertainment and hospitality...

MongoDB appoints Mark Porter as CTO

MongoDB has appointed Mark Porter as CTO, effective July 20.

Madrona Venture Group names Sudip Chakrabarti partner

Madrona has appointed Sudip Chakrabarti as partner on the firm's investment team.

David Pogue Leaving NYT To Join Yahoo

David Pogue, personal technology columnist for the New York Times, and an industry veteran of over two decades, is joining Yahoo, where he will be starting a new consumer-tech site. Mr....

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...

JP Richards promoted to chief data strategist at Warner Bros.

JP Richards has been promoted to executive vice president, Worldwide Marketing, and chief data strategist, at Warner Bros. Pictures. He will report to Blair Rich, president, of the company. In his new...

Dow Wilson to join Agilent board of directors

CEO of Varian Medical, Dow Wilson, has been elected to the Agilent board of directors, effective March 20, 2018.

Read CEO Marissa Mayer’s letter to Yahoo employees on the Verizon acquisition

On Monday, Yahoo and Verizon confirmed a $4.83 bn acquisition deal. Here is the text of the letter Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer sent out to employees of the company, talking about...