Microsoft Appoints John Stanton To Board

Microsoft has appointed John Stanton to the company’s board of directors, increasing the board’s size to 11 members. He will also be joining the compensation committee of Microsoft. Mr. Stanton currently serves as chairman of...

Oracle CMO Judith Sim Joins Fortinet Board

Cyber security solutions company Fortinet has appointed Judith Sim, chief marketing officer (CMO) at Oracle, to the company's board. Ms, Sim, who joined Oracle in 1991, brings more than 25 years of marketing experience, drawing...

James Clifford To Head AMD Global Operations

AMD has appointed James Clifford as senior vice president of Global Operations, reporting to President and CEO Dr. Lisa Su. Mr. Clifford will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of AMD's end-to-end...

PayPal appoints Rodney Adkins to its board

PayPal  has appointed Rodney Adkins to the company's board of directors. Mr. Adkins will serve on PayPal's Audit, Risk and Compliance Committee, says the company. Mr. Adkins is President of 3RAM Group, a privately-held company specializing...

DocuSign appoints Kirsten Wolberg chief technology and operations officer

DocuSign has appointed Kirsten Wolberg as chief technology and operations officer. Ms. Wolberg will report to Dan Springer, DocuSign's CEO. In another development, Steve Krause was appointed as SVP strategy and product marketing.

HTC Appoints Cher Wang CEO, Peter Chou To Head Future Development

HTC has named Cher Wang, chairman and co-founder of HTC, as chief executive officer. Former CEO Peter Chou will transition to a new role as head of HTC Future Development Lab, where...

Former Samsung North America CEO to head Nokia Technologies

Nokia has appointed Gregory Lee, former president and CEO of Samsung Electronics, North America, as president of Nokia Technologies. Mr. Lee joins Nokia after a 13-year career at Samsung. He is a graduate of...

‘Father Of iPod’ Makes Thermostats. Yes, Thermostats.

Tony Fadell's thermostats are unlike any other thermostat you may have ever seen. Mr. Fadell, who also answers to the moniker 'father of iPod', was instrumental in the development of the...

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...

WordPress Pays Tribute To Jobs – A Retro Mac Theme

The WordPress theme team worked through the night to pull out a rabbit from their collective hats, only in this case it is a Steve Jobs Retro Mac OS theme. “I...

John Flannery succeeds Jeff Immelt as chairman of GE

Jeffrey Immelt has retired as a director and chairman of General Electric’s board of directors. John Flannery, chief executive officer, director and chair-elect, was elected the new chairman. Mr. Immelt has also...

Zoosk Names Kelly Steckelberg CEO

Online dating platform Zoosk has named Kelly Steckelberg as chief executive officer. The company also said in a press release that it is delaying its plans to become a public company, and will reevaluate...

Toshiba America Business Solutions names Larry White chief revenue officer

Toshiba America Business Solutions has named Larry White its chief revenue officer. Mr. White, a 21-year veteran of Toshiba, had previously served as its senior vice president of Sales for the...

Barracuda co-founder and CMO steps down; Erin Hintz to lead marketing

Barracuda Networks' co-founder and chief marketing officer/executive vice president Michael Perone is stepping down as CMO, says the company. Erin Hintz, most recently CMO at Urban Airship, will be taking over...

Micron appoints Manish Bhatia as EVP of global operations

Micron Technology has appointed Manish Bhatia as executive vice president of Global Operations. He will report directly to Sanjay Mehrotra, president and CEO. Mr. Bhatia will be responsible for driving Micron’s end-to-end...