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Monday, May 4, 2015

  • Posted at 8:30 AM
    Time Inc. (NYSE:TIME) today announced the hire of Dr. JT Kostman to the newly created position of Senior Vice President/Chief Data Officer. A highly respected thought leader on the strategic utilization of data, Dr. Kostman brings deep insight into consumer behavior and broad experience as a data scientist, ... read more
  • Posted at 8:21 AM
    Pivot3, a pioneer and innovator in the development of hyper-converged infrastructure (HCI) solutions, today announced that Eddie Bridgers has been named the company’s area vice president of sales. Bridgers brings nearly 30 years of sales experience in the storage and software ... read more
  • Posted at 8:03 AM
    Health Dimensions Group (HDG) today announced that Josh Luke, Ph.D., FACHE, has joined the company as a national advisor and member of the consulting leadership team. Luke will provide thought leadership activities, business development, project oversight, and new product development. ... read more
  • Posted at 7:47 AM
    David Kalinowski, President, and Gary Maag, CEO, of Proactive Worldwide, Inc., will train industry practitioners and SCIP members in “The Foundations of Intelligence” at the 30th Annual SCIP (Strategy and Competitive Intelligence Professionals) Conference & Exhibition in Atlanta, GA on Monday, May 11, 2015. ... read more
  • John Becker Appointed Chairman of RES Software --- 'S-HERTOGENBOSCH, Netherlands & PHILADELPHIA
    Posted at 7:07 AM
    RES Software, the leading digital workspace technology company, today announced the appointment of John Becker as Chairman of its Board of Directors. Mr. Becker brings over 20 years of senior leadership experience in the software industry, including a track record of success as chief executive officer ... read more
  • Posted at 6:09 AM
    RES Software, the leading digital workspace technology company, today announced that software industry sales veteran Carsten Thomsen has joined the company as Vice President, EMEA, leading the RES sales and channel business for the Europe, Middle East and Africa. With a long track record of stellar ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    Press Ganey announced today that Balaji Gandhi has joined the company as Senior Vice President of Corporate Development and Strategy. In this role, Gandhi will lead corporate development, with a focus on expanding Press Ganey’s capabilities to help clients gain more targeted insights ... read more
  • Posted at 5:15 AM
    Power Integrations (Nasdaq: POWI), the leader in high-voltage integrated circuits for energy-efficient power conversion, today announced that Raja G. Petrakian has joined the company as Vice President, Operations. In this role Dr. Petrakian will oversee the company’s global supply-chain and logistics functions as ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    C3 Energy CEO Thomas M. Siebel addressed how the intersection of the smart grid with information technology innovation is creating opportunities in Japanese energy markets at the Japan-U.S. Economic Forum, held in Los Angeles on Friday with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    Trevena, Inc. (NASDAQ: TRVN), a clinical stage pharmaceutical company focused on the discovery and development of biased ligands targeting G protein coupled receptors (GPCRs), today announced the appointment of Carrie L. Bourdow as senior vice president and chief commercial officer, effective immediately. ... read more

Friday, May 1, 2015

  • Posted at 6:36 PM
    Acucela Inc. (TOKYO: 4589) (“Acucela” or the “Company”), a clinical-stage biotechnology company that specializes in discovering and developing novel drug candidates to potentially treat and slow the progression of sight-threatening ophthalmic diseases, today announced that shareholders have elected four new members to the Company’s Board ... read more
  • Posted at 2:00 PM
    Nuance Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: NUAN) today announced that Robert Finocchio has joined the company’s Board of Directors, effective immediately. Robert Finocchio is a corporate director, private investor, and Dean’s Executive Professor of Management ... read more
  • Posted at 1:10 PM
    Seagate Technology (NASDAQ: STX), a world leader in storage solutions, announced today that it is combining its Cloud Systems and Solutions group and Electronic Solutions group to further align the company’s full breadth of enterprise storage hardware capabilities. “Over ... read more
  • Posted at 11:30 AM
    Stockholders of CommScope Holding Company, Inc., a global provider of connectivity and essential infrastructure solutions for wireless, business enterprise and residential broadband networks, approved three proxy proposals today at the company’s annual stockholders meeting in New York City. ... read more
  • Posted at 8:37 AM
    ProtoKinetix, Incorporated (OTC: PKTX) ( (“ProtoKinetix” or the “Company”) announces that it has received and accepted the resignation of Mr. Peter K. Jensen as a Director of the Company effective as of April 30, 2015. Mr. Jensen’s resignation was due ... read more
  • Posted at 7:38 AM
    Today, Resolution Games, the virtual reality (VR) games studio founded by ex King Digital Entertainment games guru Tommy Palm, officially launches and unveils its founding team and board members. The company’s initial efforts will be focused on creating VR games that everyone can enjoy and are ... read more
  • Posted at 6:45 AM
    Allegro Development Corporation, a leading provider of commodity risk management software, today announced that Allegro’s Board of Directors has appointed Frank Brienzi as Chief Executive Officer. He will also join the Allegro Board of Directors. “We are delighted to ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    Concurrent (NASDAQ: CCUR), a global provider of high-performance Linux® and storage solutions, today announced the addition of Dale Gonzalez to the company’s executive management team as Chief Technology Officer. Reporting to Concurrent President and CEO, Derek Elder, Mr. Gonzalez will be ... read more
  • Posted at 3:30 AM
    Rovi Corporation (NASDAQ:ROVI) today announced that its Board of Directors has approved new compensation arrangements reducing overall compensation for its outside directors. Under the new arrangements, the outside directors’ 2015 total direct compensation has been reduced to the 50th percentile of Rovi’s peer group. Both cash ... read more

Thursday, April 30, 2015

  • AmpliPhi BioSciences Announces M. Scott Salka as New CEO --- SAN DIEGO & RICHMOND, Va. & LJUBLJANA, Slovenia & SYDNEY
    Posted at 6:00 PM
    AmpliPhi BioSciences Corporation (OTCQB:APHB), a global leader in developing bacteriophage-based antibacterial therapies to treat drug resistant infections, today announced that M. Scott Salka has been appointed as the new CEO. Mr. Salka will replace Interim CEO and Chairman of AmpliPhi, Jeremy Curnock Cook, effective May 18. ... read more