Discovery Communications today announced that Gunnar Wiedenfels will be appointed Chief Financial Officer, with the appointment expected to be effective on or about April 1, 2017. Wiedenfels will join the company from ProSiebenSat.1 Media SE, where he is currently Chief Financial Officer. He will succeed Andrew Warren, who previously announced his plans to depart Discovery. Warren has agreed to extend his contract term to ensure a smooth transition of CFO responsibilities.
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.-- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Couchbase, a leader in database solutions for the digital economy, announced today the appointment of Peter Finter as Chief Marketing Officer. Finter is a senior international marketing executive who has led global organizations through periods of rapid growth and transformation.
08/11/2016Lastline Names Key Industry Veterans to Senior Management Positions to Implement its Global Expansion Strategy
REDWOOD CITY, CA--Lastline, Inc, the leader in advanced malware detection and protection today announced the appointment of Bert Rankin as Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) and Mark Strutner as Vice President of Sales. The announcement caps a significant period of market momentum, growth and recognition for the cyber security leader.
BNY Mellon Wealth Management has made five senior executive appointments to its Chicago office.
The company, a part of the investment management unit of Bank of New York Mellon Corp, named Scott Sandee as a senior wealth director. Sandee was previously a private wealth adviser at BMO Private Bank and a wealth strategist with Northern Trust Corp.
FREMONT, CA--(Marketwired - Jun 15, 2016) - The Streaming Video Alliance (SVA), an industry forum comprised of leading companies from the online video ecosystem, today named Jason Thibeault as its first Executive Director. Thibeault joins the Streaming Video Alliance from Limelight Networks, where he held a number of marketing leadership roles. As Executive Director of the SVA, Thibeault will act as chief evangelist and advocate for the Alliance within the streaming industry. The Alliance also announced the appointment of two new board members, Yves Boudreau, part of the CTO group focusing on TV and media technology strategy at Ericsson, and Keith Zubchevich, Chief Strategy Officer at Conviva.
Sometimes a new leader can get a little too enthusiastic (and that's phrasing it politely). At Wawa Inc., Chris Gheysens was the newly-minted CEO, when he walked right into that trap -- one that wasn't surprising considering he spent the bulk of his career at Wawa in finance and administration.
Compass, a technology-driven luxury real estate platform, announces that Jesse Sanders has joined the company as General Manager of the Washington, DC market. In this role Mr. Sanders will oversee all staff and business operations for Compass’s four offices in the region, and will also be responsible for recruiting and retaining top agents and employees, and leading the growth of Compass DC.
REDWOOD CITY, CA – April 20, 2016 – Qwilt, a leading provider of online video delivery and open video caching solutions, announced today that industry veteran, Jesper Knutsson, has joined the company as Vice President of Sales. In this role, Knutsson will lead the company’s overall sales strategy and execution to drive company growth and adoption of Qwilt’s award-winning open caching solutions in the Americas.
Bala Cynwyd, PA – Entercom Communications (NYSE: ETM), one of the largest radio broadcasters in the United States, today announced that Ruth Gaviria has been appointed to the position of Chief Marketing Officer. Gaviria will report directly to Entercom’s President and CEO, David J. Field.