Thursday, July 24, 2014

SANTA CLARA, Calif., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --  Gigamon ® Inc. GIMO +1.23% , a leader in traffic visibility solutions with the innovative Visibility Fabric ™ architecture, today announced the appointment of Mike Burns as chief financial officer, effective immediately.

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - July 23, 2014) - Trifacta, a Data Transformation platform provider, today announced that Adam Wilson has joined the company as Chief Executive Officer. Wilson brings more than 18 years of experience in data management and analytics to Trifacta.

Tuesday, July 1, 2014

Why would prestigious VCs Founders Fund and Lowercase Capital invest $4.5 million in what looks like a Tinder clone? Because Hinge is building a romance graph of what structured data clues suggest two people will want to date. While Hinge’s app might not be as carefree as swiping through Tinder’s seemingly endless queue of mates, it delivers a daily set of tailored matches based on your profession, education history, and interests, as well who you’ve had the hots for in the past.

Monday, June 30, 2014

Quaker Chemical Corporation (NYSE: KWR) announced that Mark A. Featherstone resigned from his position as Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer of Quaker, effective June 27, 2012, in order to pursue other career opportunities. Mr. Featherstone's departure does not result from any disagreement with Quaker on any matter relating to Quaker's operations, policies or practices.

Thursday, June 19, 2014

SAN DIEGO, June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Emotient, the leading provider of facial expression analysis software, today announced that Stephen Ritter joined the company as Senior Vice President of Product Development. Stephen brings extensive engineering management experience from successful start-ups and larger enterprises, including Cypher Genomics, Websense and McAfee, an Intel company.

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Security startup vArmour has named Tim Eades as CEO as it moves to develop a more flexible way to protect business data beyond the firewall.

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Cartera Commerce, the leader of omni-channel marketing solutions that increase revenue and customer loyalty for merchants, has named Erin Warren as its senior vice president of marketing. In this new role, Warren will leverage her previous direct-to-consumer digital marketing experiences in the financial, technology and consumer goods industries to lead the company in its goal to make shopping more rewarding for consumers.

Monday, June 9, 2014

Okta, provider of single sign-on cloud identity solutions for the enterprise, has announced the completion of a Series E round of funding led by Sequoia Capital to the tune of $75 million, slightly more than indicated by initial reports. The company plans to put the money into the product and into expanding its sales footprint into the Asia Pacific region.

Monday, June 2, 2014

Trifacta, which specializes in data transformation to help companies prepare data for analysis and interpretation, has secured $25 million in series C funding.

Thursday, May 15, 2014

FamilyWize started as a Lehigh Valley company but through a partnership with United Way Worldwide, it has grown to a national organization. More than 6.5 million people — including about 39,000 in the Lehigh Valley — have used the card to get discounted prescription drugs in the company's nine-year history.