Tuesday, October 4, 2016

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.


Tuesday, September 20, 2016

BOSTON and CRANBERRY TOWNSHIP, PA – Sept. 20, 2016 – Continuum®, the only channel-exclusive IT management platform company, named Robert Kocis to the newly created executive position of Chief Revenue Officer (CRO), effective October 3, 2016. Robert brings more than 20 years of experience in global sales leadership and business management. Most recently, he was Vice President, Worldwide Sales and Customer Excellence at ANSYS (NASDAQ: ANSS).


Thursday, September 15, 2016

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.-- () -- 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.


Thursday, August 11, 2016

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.


Monday, July 18, 2016

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.

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Wednesday, June 15, 2016

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.

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Saturday, May 21, 2016

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.

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Thursday, April 21, 2016

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.

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Wednesday, April 20, 2016

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.

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Friday, February 26, 2016

Silver Spring, Md.– Discovery Communications announced today that Chief Financial Officer Andrew Warren has decided to leave the company. To ensure a seamless transition of his responsibilities over the next several quarters, Warren will remain at Discovery through the end of 2016, after serving nearly five years with the company.

An internal and external search for a new Chief Financial Officer will begin immediately. Howard Fischer Associates will be engaged to lead the search.