Boingo appoints Mike Finley CEO

Boingo Wireless has appointed Mike Finley as chief executive officer.

FordDirect Appoints Mike Jurecki Chief Executive

FordDirect, a joint venture between Ford Motor Company and its franchised dealers to create a web presence for dealers and provide digital marketing and advertising services, has  appointed Mike Jurecki CEO. Mr. Jurecki has served as...

Adrian Cockcroft From Netflix Joins Battery Ventures

Adrian Cockcroft, a former Netflix cloud architect who helped lead the company's shift to an all-cloud computing infrastructure, has joined Battery Ventures as its first technology fellow. In his new role, Mr....

Xerox names Mary McHugh chief delivery officer

Xerox has appointed Mary McHugh as chief delivery officer and a member of the company’s executive committee.

Jonathan Sills Joins Battery Ventures

Jonathan Sills has joined Battery Ventures as an Executive-in-Residence (EIR) in its Menlo Park office. Mr. Sills, previously CMO at Shoedazzle and SVP at Proflowers, will bring his more than 14...

SAIC names Nathan Rogers as chief information officer

Science Applications International Corp. (SAIC) has appointed Nathan Rogers as chief information officer.

FTC Appoints Ashkan Soltani Chief Technologist

The Federal Trade Commission has appointed Ashkan Soltani as the agency’s Chief Technologist, succeeding Dr. Latanya Sweeney, who is returning to Harvard University, where she founded and directs Harvard’s Data Privacy...

Twitter Communications Head Sean Garrett Quits

By Sudarshana Banerjee “Twitter, like 463, is comprised of good people who have created a culture and a mission that I steadfastly believe in and want to advance,” Sean Garrett wrote a...

Howard Schultz Invests In Groupon, Joins Board

Groupon has elected Howard Schultz to the company’s board of directors. Mr. Schultz is chairman, president and chief executive officer of Starbucks Coffee Company. In connection with Mr. Schultz joining the board,...

Analog Devices appoints Karen Golz to Board

Analog Devices has appointed Karen Golz as an independent director on the board.

AT&T hires Brian Lesser to lead new advertising and analytics business

AT&T has named Brian Lesser to build and lead an advertising and analytics business, using the company's customer data and growing content assets. Mr. Lesser will be CEO of the business...

Jaunt appoints George Kliavkoff from Hearst as chief executive

Cinematic virtual reality Jaunt has appointed George Kliavkoff as chief executive officer. Jaunt founder Arthur van Hoff, who has served as interim CEO, will resume his role as chief technology officer. Mr. Kliavkoff will relocate...

Apple Appoints Former Genentech CEO Arthur Levinson Board Chairman

Apple has named Arthur D. Levinson, as the company’s non-executive chairman of the Board. Levinson has been a co-lead director of Apple’s board since 2005, and  has served on all three...

Tripwire Appoints Mitchell Jukanovich VP Of Federal Sales

Tripwire has appointed Mitchell Jukanovich as vice president of federal sales. In this role, Mr. Jukanovich will be responsible for the leadership and management of sales in the public sector. Previously, Mr....