Marcus Nelson, who co-founded and served as CEO of social media startup Addvocate, said that he's no longer at the company. Nelson doesn't offer any details about the reasons for his departure, but it sounds like this wasn't entirely by choice. In a post on Medium, he wrote, "These are never easy situations, but there really was no choice.
Global IT systems management software provider, Kaseya, has appointed a new chief of marketing for the Australia, New Zealand region as the company looks to grow its business in the SMB and large enterprise markets.
Taiwanese manufacturer HTC has announced plans today to bring in a new marketing executive in an effort to help get the company get back on track. The new marketing lead, Benhamin Ho, who has served as CMO of Motorola and VP of business strategy and marketing at Far EasTone Telecommunications Co. will join the company in January.
Chip maker AMD (AMD) has consolidated two previously separate business units, global operations and sales organizations into one umbrella unit overseeing product strategy, execution, operations and sales headed by Dr. Lisa Su, who takes over as the company’s new chief operating officer (COO), reporting to president and chief executive Rory Read.