Century-old IBM today announced its board of directors has elected Virginia M Rometty as president, chief executive officer and a director of the company. She is the first female CEO in the company's history
Microsoft Corp. on Tuesday announced that Teri List-Stoll, executive vice president and chief financial officer of Kraft Foods Group Inc., and Charles W. Scharf, chief executive officer of Visa Inc., have been appointed to the companys board of directors and will join the board effective Oct. 1, 2014.
After being in the running for Microsoft’s vacant chief executive officer position and losing out to Satya Nadella, Alan Mulally will be joining Google as a member of its Board of Directors. The announcement was made Tuesday afternoon.
Mulally spent the past eight years as the chief executive officer and president for Ford Motor Company.
Western Digital Corp. announced today the appointment of Paula A. Price to its board of directors. Ms. Price, 52, is currently senior lecturer at Harvard Business School in the Accounting and Management Unit. She was executive vice president and chief financial officer of Ahold USA until January 2014. Ms.
Machine data analytics company Glassbeam received $2 million in additional funding this week, on the heels of the company's appointment of industry veterans Kumar Malavalli and Sashi Reddi to executive positions.
PulsePoint, a startup offering tools for automated ad-buying and selling, announced today that it has hired Darline Jean as its chief operating officer. Jean spent the past decade at About.com, which she joined as vice president of finance in 2003. She also served as the company's chief finance officer and chief operating officer before becoming president and CEO in September 2011.
Data security vendor SafeNet has found a new president and chief executive in Dave Hansen, a former vice president and general manager at BMC Software (NASDAQ: BMC), to replace Chris Fedde, a past company president and chief operating officer who stepped into the top spot in June, 2011 after Mark Floyd departed.
Hansen, an information security and cloud veteran, will become a member of SafeNet’s b
After losing several board members in April, HP announced today that it is adding three new members to its board: Robert R. “Dob” Bennett, former president and chief executive officer of Liberty Media Corporation; Raymond E. Ozzie, former chief software architect of Microsoft and founder of new startup Talko; and James A. Skinner, former vice chairman and CEO of McDonald’s Corp.
Online real estate marketplace Zillow today announced that it has hired Errol Samuelson, the former president of Realtor.com and chief strategy officer of Move, Inc., as its “chief industry development officer.” Samuelson will take executive oversight for the company’s business-to-business products and tools, including services like Diverse Solutions, which helps real estate&hell