Management and Career Moves News - Page 21

Page 21 of Management and Career Moves News issued by the Send2Press® Newswire service.



Culinary Pro Trades Knives for Laptop

ASHEVILLE, N.C. – Aug. 10 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Write Away, Inc., a full-service editorial company, announces today that a 20-plus year chef and culinary professional joins their creative team to meet the growing demands of businesses pertaining to the food industry. The company specializes in writing about the food and beverage industry.

Local Economic Development Expert to Help Communities Across U.S. with GSP Economic Architecture Group

PITTSBURGH, Pa. – Aug. 8 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Understanding economic development at the municipal, county and state levels, and then turning development opportunities into realities is something Steve McKnight knows (and loves) to do. His passion for his work has led to millions of investment dollars and thousands of jobs for a rural Pennsylvania region. And, it’s this success that has him poised to do the same for organizations and communities across the country as he becomes the latest member of GSP Consulting’s Economic Architecture (EA) group.

CYNACON/OCuSOFT (OCuSOFT, Inc.) Names Lawrence A. Yannuzzi, M.D. to Medical Scientific Advisory Board

RICHMOND, Texas – Aug. 3 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — CYNACON / OCuSOFT (OCuSOFT, Inc.), a company specializing in ophthalmic research, development and supply to ophthalmologists and optometrists, today announced the appointment of Lawrence A. Yannuzzi, M.D. to its Medical Scientific Advisory Board.

Social Platform Expands Team with Interactive Content Sales and Marketing Leader

LOS ANGELES, Calif. – July 23 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Social Platform, a social networking software provider of scalable web-based solutions for branded, high end social applications announced today the addition of Tracey Henk to their executive management team. Her appointment supports a long term growth strategy for Social Platform and strengthens its position in the rapidly evolving social networking landscape.

LineSider Appoints Seasoned Telecommunications Executives to Board of Directors

DANVERS, Mass. – July 18 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — LineSider Technologies, a leading provider of software and systems for next-generation IP business communications, today announced the appointment of two experienced telecommunications technology executives, Pano Anthos and Dale Booth, to its board of directors.

Top Brand Strategist Joins Restaurant Consulting Firm

ORLANDO, Fla. – July 12 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — One of the leading hospitality strategists and consumer behavior experts has accepted a position at the nation’s largest full-service restaurant consulting firm. After 18 years with Y partnership, previously YPB&R, Dennis Marzella has resigned his partnership post as executive vice president of strategic planning, branding and research to spearhead similar functions at Quantified Marketing Group.

Sher Institute Infertility Practice In Monmouth County, NJ Announces New Medical Director and Expanded Operations

SHREWSBURY, N.J. – July 3 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The Sher Institute for Reproductive Medicine(SM)-New Jersey (SIRM(TM)-NJ), part of one of the largest and fastest growing infertility networks in the United States, has announced that Douglas Rabin, MD, has joined SIRM’s Monmouth/Ocean County office (located in Shrewsbury) as its Medical Director.

Mark Whitacre, Ph.D. Joins Management Team at Cypress Systems, Inc.

FRESNO, Calif. – June 13 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Cypress Systems, Inc, a Fresno CA based biotechnology company, announced that it has hired Mark Whitacre, Ph.D. Dr. Whitacre joined the executive management team effective January 1, 2007 as COO & President, Technology and Business Development, following the opening of a new office in Pensacola, Florida in December, 2006.

HotGigs Inc. Names Ken Holec as New CEO

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – June 12 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — HotGigs Inc., an innovator in web-based contract workforce solutions, appointed Ken Holec as its new chief executive officer. Holec has spent his entire career in the software industry, including 17 years in President and CEO roles. He also has significant background in the Human Capital Management solutions industry.

CheapoAir.com Hires New CSO

NEW YORK, N.Y. – Apr. 20 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — CheapoAir.com, a top budget travel website dedicated to leveraging the latest technology to deliver cheap airline tickets, is proud to announce Werner Kunz as their new Chief Strategy Officer. CheapoAir’s ongoing commitment to providing best-of-breed airline services and travel solutions via the latest technologies is what attracted Mr. Kunz to the company.

A-Team Group Adds James E. Hartley, New VP of Research

LONDON, U.K. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — A-Team Group, specialists in market research, strategic consulting and publishing in financial information technology, has hired James E. Hartley as Vice President of Research. In this role, Mr. Hartley is charged with developing research products on behalf of A-Team Group.

Gameshastra Expands Management Team Brings Bjorn Book Larsson as VP Game Development and CTO

HYDERABAD, India – Mar. 28 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Gameshastra, one of the world’s leading providers of Game Development Services, today announced the appointment of Bjorn Book Larsson as VP Game Development & CTO. In this role, Bjorn will oversee Gameshastra’s new game services initiatives and product development roadmap.

Elephant Ventures Expands Executive Team with New Hire

NEW YORK, N.Y. – Mar. 22 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Elephant Ventures, a New York City based Digital Marketing and Strategic Services Company added a new member to its executive team in January – Senior Vice President of Business Development, Jannine Salo. Elephant Ventures is proud to welcome Ms. Salo, a dynamic professional who will help guide the Company’s continued growth.

Russ Cooper Joins Interim Healthcare Inc. as New President and CEO

SUNRISE, Fla. – Mar. 12 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The Board of Directors of Interim HealthCare Inc. announces the appointment of Russ Cooper as President and CEO. Mr. Cooper brings more than 25 years of franchising experience and will lead Interim HealthCare’s national network of 300 offices while launching aggressive franchise development.

John Casper Named President and Chief Operating Officer of Van Gilder

(c) Send2Press.comDENVER, Colo. – Mar. 5 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — John A. Casper has been named president and chief operating officer of Van Gilder Insurance Corporation, the largest privately owned insurance brokerage firm based in Denver. ‘John is joining us during what is, perhaps, the most exciting time in our firm’s 102-year history,’ said Michael Van Gilder, chief executive officer of the company.

Veteran Venture Capital Manager Joins Forces with Microsoft Executive: Dr. Fred Haney Named to ElectionMall Board of Directors

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Mar. 5 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Dr. Fred Haney, a venture capital veteran with a reputation for success joined forces today with ElectionMall Technologies, Inc., a nonpartisan worldwide provider of campaign technology solutions. Fred was the founder of 3i Ventures California in the 1980s, a highly successful venture fund and later was a founding member of the Tech Coast Angels, the largest group of angel investors in the country.

Top Large-Law-Firm Expert Joins Library Associates Companies

LOS ANGELES, Calif. – Feb. 26 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Library Associates Companies (LAC) announced today that Sarah Clark Kavanagh is joining the firm as Vice President, Strategic Consulting. While based in San Francisco, Ms. Kavanagh will be responsible for serving and working with LAC on national accounts and consulting projects.

National Property Tax Consulting Firm Appoints Former Wal-Mart Tax Manager

ST. CHARLES, Ill. – Feb. 26 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Chicago-based property tax consulting firm Advantax(R) Group announced today the appointment of Sam Kinslow as National Director of Real Property Consulting Services. Mr. Kinslow has 13 years of experience in the fields of property valuation, consulting, and tax assessment.

Geoff Mulligan Joins the Advisory Board at Gameshastra

NEW YORK, N.Y. – Feb. 15 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Gameshastra, a leading provider of Game Outsource Services, announced today the appointment of Geoff Mulligan to its Advisory Board. Geoff will assist the company in formulating its strategic vision and corporate strategy to become a global leader in outsourcing services for the games industry.

Jason Wong to Spearhead Gameshastra Quality Assurance Operations

NEW YORK, N.Y. – Feb. 2 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Gameshastra, a leading provider of Game Outsource Services, announced today the appointment of Jason Wong as Vice President – Quality Assurance. Prior to joining Gameshastra, Mr. Wong oversaw quality assurance operations for Activision, Inc.

Political Internet ‘Revolutionaries’ Endorse ElectionMall Product

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Jan. 18 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — ElectionMall Technologies, Inc., a nonpartisan worldwide provider of technology solutions to political campaigns, released today a testimonial by Joe Trippi praising ElectionMall’s suite of technology tools for federal, state, and local races, and also announced that Dr. Michael Cornfield has been named Vice President of Public Affairs.

CADFORCE, Inc. Announces Additions to Management Team

LOS ANGELES, Calif. – Jan. 10 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — CADFORCE, the Los Angeles-based global leader in outsourced architectural services, today announced that it has added three new people to its management team. They are Paul Fielding, Ph.D., Chief Operating Officer; Jeffrey Matzek, AIA, Vice President of Quality; and Catrina Gregory, Vice President of Client Care.

Numerica Corporation Hires Two New Personnel

FORT COLLINS, Colo. – Nov. 17 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Scientific research, development, software, and consulting company, Numerica Corporation, has just announced the hiring of the following personnel: Randy Paffenroth, Ph.D. as Computational Scientist V, and Stephanie Chan as Research Scientist I.

Robert Donohue elected to Utility Associates Board of Directors

COVINGTON, Ga. – Nov. 15 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Robert W. (‘Bill’) Donohue, retired Senior Vice President – Electric Operations of Consolidated Edison, has been elected to the Board of Directors of Utility Associates, Inc. Utility Associates is a venture-funded mobile asset management hardware and software company serving the electric and gas utility, telecom, distribution, and government market segments.

Fast-Growing Consulting Firm adds Chairman; Readies for Expansion, and Launches Strategic Partnerships

PITTSBURGH, Pa. – Oct. 31 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Few companies experience growth like GSP Consulting Corp. The leading government affairs and economic development consulting firm is once again creating buzz across the country as they add to their executive staff, launch strategic partnerships, and expand operations.

Wildfire Hires Marketing Director, Two Others in Quest for Growth

LOS ANGELES, Calif. – Oct. 4 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — In its quest to increase sales, Wildfire, Inc., Los Angeles based manufacturer of VHO, DMX controllable UV lights and UV sensitive materials, hired a new marketing director recently, promoting Aaron Stanley, the former Accounting Manager, to Director of Marketing and Public Relations.

USMotivation Announces VP Retirement and New Appointment

ATLANTA, Ga. – Oct. 2 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — USMotivation announced that Tim Lang, senior vice president of sales and marketing, has elected to retire after six years with USMotivation and a career spanning 37 years within the incentive industry.

Marketing Expert, Kim Banchs, Joins Incredible Discoveries to Expand the Infomercial Company’s Multi-Channel Distribution Alliances

DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla. – Sept. 22 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Incredible Discoveries today announced they have appointed marketing expert, Kim Banchs as the Vice President of Product Sales. In this role she will head up a newly created division, entitled Incredible Discoveries Distribution Services (IDDS)

Stauber Names New Director of Sales and Marketing

FULLERTON, Calif. – Sept. 8 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Stauber Performance Ingredients, Inc., announced today the appointment of Jim Freeman to the position of Director of Sales and Marketing. The position reports to John Milazzo, President of Stauber, and became effective on August 30, 2006.

Mike Clary Joins Radar Networks Board of Directors

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – Aug. 28 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Radar Networks today announced the appointment of Mike Clary to its Board of Directors. Radar Networks is building technology for enriching content that will catalyze the evolution of a new dimension of the Web. This new dimension is the next frontier in search, advertising, content distribution and commerce. The company is presently in stealth-mode and anticipates releasing its first commercial products in 2007.

Java Pioneer, Creator of Salesforce.com AppExchange to be CTO of New Web Venture

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – Aug. 28 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Radar Networks today announced the appointment of Lew Tucker, Ph.D. as its Vice-President and Chief Technology Officer. Radar Networks is building technology for enriching content that will catalyze the evolution of a new dimension of the Web. This new dimension is the next frontier in search, advertising, content distribution and commerce. The company is presently in stealth-mode and anticipates releasing its first commercial products in 2007.

Armor Legal Counsel Welcomes Erika Eichler, Adam Levy and Jay Parkhill

PALO ALTO, CA – Aug. 14 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Armor Legal Counsel is pleased to announce that Erika Eichler, Adam Levy and Jay Parkhill have joined the firm in Of Counsel positions. Mr. Levy joins Armor Legal after having served as Senior Corporate Counsel for Siebel Systems, responsible for technology licensing from 2003 until 2006. Mr. Levy brings strong experience to Armor Legal in venture capital, corporate securities, technology licensing and employment law.

Numerica Corporation Hires Four New Personnel

FORT COLLINS, CO – July 31 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Scientific research, development, software, and consulting company, Numerica Corporation, has just announced the hiring of the following personnel: Eric H. Kuo as Research Scientist IV, Adam K. Shaver as Research Scientist II, Robert Scott Danford as Research Scientist II and Stacie Davis as Administrative Assistant III.

Dana Harrison Selected as Chief Technology Officer for Near Future

DALLAS, TX – July 13 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Near Future, LLC, a Dallas based design and installation firm specializing in combining state-of-the-art technology with high-end style announced today the appointment of its new Chief Technology Officer, Mr. Dana Harrison.

Glaucoma Specialist Joins Newburgh, NY Ophthalmology Practice

NEWBURGH, NY – July 10 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Thien (Tim) Huynh, M.D. has joined Highland Ophthalmology Associates in Newburgh, NY where he will practice glaucoma as well as general ophthalmology.

New England-Canada Business Council Announces 2006-2007 Board of Directors

BOSTON, MA – July 10 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The New England-Canada Business Council (NECBC) has elected the following individuals to the NECBC Board of Directors for 2006-2007: President and CEO, Leo Desjardins, President and CEO, Conservation Resource Solutions, Inc.

Hank Leingang Joins ITM Software As Chief Executive Officer

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA – May 16 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — ITM Software, provider of the only integrated application suite currently on the market targeted solely at the business management needs of the CIO and IT organization, today announced the appointment of Mr. Henry J. ‘Hank’ Leingang as president and chief executive officer, effective April 3, 2006. He was also named to the board of directors.

Princeton Disc Appoints Avi Itzhakov as CEO and Partner

POINT PLEASANT BEACH, NJ — Apr. 18 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Princeton Disc has announced its appointment of Avi Itzhakov to the position of Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Itzhakov has served as Princeton Disc’s Chief Operating Officer since January of 2001, and has been Director of Operations since 1999. He will also join Princeton Disc’s Board of Directors and assume partnership in the corporation.

New England – Canada Business Council (NECBC) Elects Bethann Pepoli, COO of the Information Technology Division for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

BOSTON, MA – Jan. 10 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The New England-Canada Business Council has elected Bethann Pepoli, COO of the Technology Division for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts to the board of directors to enhance the technology sharing between the two governments and to help lead the organization through its next year of operations.

SPI Litigation Direct Names Chuck Kellner Vice President

AUSTIN, TX – September 1 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — SPI Litigation Direct LLC has appointed Charles ‘Chuck’ Kellner Vice President of Consulting and Project Engineering. In this position, he will consult with corporate counsel as well as outside counsel and corporate IT groups on the preservation, acquisition, search, and production of email and electronic data in litigation, mergers & acquisitions, and government investigations.