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Friday, October 31, 2014

  • Posted at 12:01 PM
    Luxoft Holding, Inc (NYSE:LXFT), a leading provider of software development services and innovative IT solutions to a global client base, today announced Enrique Cortes Rello has joined the company as Managing Director for the Company’s new location in Guadalajara, Mexico. Mr. Rello will manage operations in ... read more
  • Posted at 9:11 AM
    Novasentis, Inc., leading developer of haptics and sensory feedback technology for OEM/ODM device manufacturers, today announced that its founder and first CEO, Ralph Russo, will once again lead the company as President and CEO. During a two-year period of extensive work to advance the areas of ... read more
  • Posted at 8:51 AM
    Rocket Fuel (NASDAQ:FUEL), a leading provider of artificial intelligence (AI) advertising and marketing solutions for global agencies and brands, today announced CEO George John’s appointment to the Ad Council Board of Directors. The appointment expands Rocket Fuel’s ongoing pro-bono relationship ... read more
  • Posted at 6:46 AM
    Progenra, Inc. announced today that Dr. Wayne Hancock, Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine has joined their Scientific Advisory Board. Dr. Hancock is a world-renowned expert in immunology, inflammation, and mechanisms of disease pathologies, and his addition to the board ... read more
  • Posted at 5:30 AM
    Charles River Associates (NASDAQ: CRAI), a worldwide leader in providing management, economic, and financial consulting services, today announced that Ann Baker and Andrew Butcher have joined the firm as vice presidents in the Life Sciences Practice. They are the co-founders ... read more
  • Posted at 5:00 AM
    Visterra, Inc., a biotechnology company that uses its proprietary technology platform to identify unique disease targets and design novel therapeutics, today announced two key additions to the company’s executive management team and board of directors. José M. Trevejo, MD, PhD, has been appointed Vice President of ... read more

Thursday, October 30, 2014

  • Posted at 11:00 PM
    Sprint (NYSE:S) announced today that Junichi Miyakawa has been named to the newly created position of Technical Chief Operating Officer, effective Nov. 1. Miyakawa is joining Sprint from SoftBank Group, where he led the company’s best-in-class network operations. In ... read more
  • Posted at 4:49 PM
    Florida-based biopharmaceutical company Oragenics, Inc. (NYSE MKT:OGEN) has announced that on October 30, 2014 , Dr. John Bonfiglio resigned as Chief Executive Officer, President and director of Oragenics, Inc. to pursue other opportunities. During the interim period before a ... read more
  • Posted at 3:15 PM
    Coupa Software, the leading provider of cloud applications for finance, today announced that Tara Ryan has joined the company as its chief marketing officer (CMO). As CMO, Ryan will have responsibility for the global structure, strategy and execution of Coupa’s communications and marketing efforts. ... read more
  • Posted at 1:30 PM
    C3 Energy Chairman and CEO Tom Siebel provided remarks and was honored in the Investiture of Jimena Canales as the Thomas M. Siebel Chair in the History of Science at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign on Friday, Oct. 24. ... read more
  • Posted at 1:16 PM
    Immersion Corporation (Nasdaq:IMMR), the leading developer and licensor of touch feedback technology, today announced that Mahesh Sundaram has joined as Vice President of Worldwide OEM Sales. An experienced and accomplished executive in the mobile and consumer entertainment markets, Mahesh will lead Immersion’s worldwide OEM sales organization ... read more
  • Posted at 1:11 PM
    The National Rural Telecommunications Cooperative (NRTC) this week welcomes Greg Santoro to the newly created position of chief marketing and strategy officer. “Greg’s job will be to work with our business units, our corporate staff, the board, and me, ... read more
  • Posted at 1:05 PM
    Intevac, Inc. (NASDAQ:IVAC) today announced that Mr. James P. Moniz will join the Company on November 3, 2014. Mr. Moniz will succeed Mr. Charles Eddy as the Company’s Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer and Secretary on November 12, 2014, after which Mr. Eddy will continue with the ... read more
  • Posted at 9:38 AM
    Acxiom® (NASDAQ: ACXM), an enterprise data, analytics and software-as-a-service company, today announced three strategic hires, further strengthening its executive bench. Peter Davis joins as group vice president, global consulting and analytics, Chris Polishuk as group vice president, West Coast, and David Bonalle as head of Digital ... read more
  • Posted at 9:20 AM
    Yahoo today announced it has appointed Lisa Utzschneider as Senior Vice President, Sales, Americas. Lisa will be responsible for Yahoo's advertising business across the Americas and will report directly to Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer. All sales teams across North ... read more
  • Posted at 9:00 AM
    Impel NeuroPharma is pleased to announce that H. Stewart Parker, a prominent leader in Seattle’s Biotechnology community, has joined Impel’s Board of Directors. Most recently, Parker was the CEO of the Seattle-based Infection Disease Research Institute (IDRI), a nonprofit ... read more
  • Posted at 7:57 AM
    Healthx, the leading healthcare payer platform for member engagement and provider collaboration, announced Michael Gordon is now Healthx’s Chief Product and Strategy Officer. Mr. Gordon brings over 23 years of software and information technology experience to Healthx with extensive ... read more
  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    NIMBOXX™, creator of the atomic unit of the software-defined data center, today announced that David Cauthron, founder and chief technology officer of NIMBOXX, has been appointed chairman of the industry advisory board for the National Science Foundation’s Industry/University Cooperative Research ... read more
  • Posted at 6:45 AM
    Scott Fedonchik, an award-winning executive with broad experience implementing integrated communications programs across multi-channel media platforms, has been named Business Wire's vice president of marketing. He will report to Gregg Castano, Business Wire's president. Scott Fedonchik, Vice President of Marketing, Business Wire (Photo: Business Wire) ... read more
  • Posted at 6:17 AM
    Marcum LLP and Philadelphia SmartCEO recognized the area’s top leaders in innovation at the 2014 Marcum Innovator of the Year Awards, which took place on October 22, 2014 at the Cescaphe Ballroom in Philadelphia, PA. The 2014 finalists and winners ... read more