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Monday, March 5, 2012

  • Acacia Expands Management Team --- NEWPORT BEACH, Calif.
    Posted at 4:00 AM
    Acacia Research Corporation (Nasdaq: ACTG) announced today that Eric Lucas and John Schneider have joined Acacia Research Group LLC as Senior Vice President and Vice President respectively. Mr. Lucas has over 15 years of patent licensing experience and was most ... read more
  • Posted at 1:30 AM
    ScaleBase, the database infrastructure company, announced today that Paul Campaniello has joined the company as Vice President of Global Marketing. ScaleBase enables organizations to instantly respond and adapt to dynamic business requirements. Paul Campaniello, Vice President of Global ... read more

Friday, March 2, 2012

  • Posted at 2:01 PM
    Michael Baker Corporation (NYSE Amex:BKR) announced today that Lieutenant General (Ret.) Robert L. Van Antwerp, Jr., has resigned from its Board due to a potential conflict of interest. In announcing his resignation, Van Antwerp said, “After joining the Baker ... read more
  • Posted at 12:35 PM
    Oversee.net, which operates one of the largest internet traffic monetization networks in the world, has appointed its Co-CEO Debra Domeyer as Chief Executive Officer. To facilitate the transition into her expanded role as CEO, Debra will be handing over her duties as Oversee.net’s Chief Technology Officer ... read more
  • Posted at 12:16 PM
    DCR Workforce, a leader in VMS and MSP space, especially in niche segments such as defense/aerospace is making fast strides towards participating in a broad-based opportunity. The company announced today that Timothy Holland has joined them as Senior ... read more
  • Posted at 10:54 AM
    Supercell, premier Finnish mobile games company, has brought on game industry veteran Greg Harper as General Manager, North America. A former Pogo and iWin executive, Harper brings with him deep games experience. Harper joins Supercell as the company focuses on its Tablet-First strategy: creating new game ... read more
  • Posted at 10:02 AM
    The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) announced today that it has integrated its alliance development activities into one department as a means of expanding engagement opportunities with external groups that share a commitment to unleashing biotechnology’s capability to benefit patients and consumers. ... read more
  • Posted at 8:00 AM
    TherapeuticsMD™, Inc. ("Therapeutics" or the "Company") (OCTQB: TXMD), parent company of vitaMedMD™, LLC ("vitaMedMD"), a specialty pharmaceutical company, announced today the election of four additional members to its Board of Directors including Samuel A. Greco, Cooper Collins, Robert V. LaPenta, Jr. and Nicholas Segal. Robert G. ... read more
  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    Discount Dental Materials, Inc. (OTC Markets: DDOO) (“Discount Dental” or “the Company”) is pleased to announce the acquisition of Cerebain Biotech Corp. (“Cerebain”) through a reverse merger. As a result of the transaction, Cerebain is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Company. ... read more
  • Posted at 6:30 AM
    Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton Corporation (NYSE:ETN) announced that Cynthia K. Brabander has been named executive vice president and chief human resources officer effective March 1, 2012. Brabander has more than 25 years of experience in the U.S. and in Europe, previously holding senior HR leadership roles ... read more

Thursday, March 1, 2012

  • Posted at 2:30 PM
    Accenture (NYSE: ACN) announced today that Martin I. Cole, 55, has been named group chief executive of the company’s Technology growth platform, effective immediately. He succeeds Kevin Campbell who has resigned from the company for personal reasons. Mr. Campbell has held the position of group chief ... read more
  • Posted at 2:15 PM
    Plantronics (NYSE:PLT) today announced that Barbara Scherer, SVP & CFO, plans to retire once the company has found a suitable successor. “Plantronics is an outstanding company and I am proud to be able to say that I helped grow it to its current state,” Scherer said. “My ... read more
  • Posted at 2:15 PM
    Silicon Laboratories Inc. (Nasdaq: SLAB), a leader in high-performance, analog-intensive, mixed-signal integrated circuits (ICs), today announced that Necip Sayiner will step down as president and chief executive officer on April 18th, the day prior to the company’s Annual Shareholder Meeting. ... read more
  • Posted at 2:01 PM
    PC Mall, Inc. (NASDAQ:MALL) announced today it has hired Mark McGrath as President, a position previously held by the Company’s Chairman and CEO, Frank Khulusi. Mr. McGrath, working directly with Mr. Khulusi, will be responsible for the day-to-day operations of the Company, including driving strategic initiatives, ... read more
  • Posted at 2:00 PM
    Columbia Laboratories Inc. (Nasdaq: CBRX) today announced a 42% workforce reduction from 24 employees at December 31, 2011, to 14 employees. The Company will record a severance charge of approximately $0.5 million in the first quarter of 2012, and expects to realize annual savings of over ... read more
  • Posted at 1:59 PM
    Associa is pleased to announce it has appointed Juan Fontanes as its senior vice president and chief information officer where he will oversee all information technology, software development and advanced technology group operations. ... read more
  • Posted at 11:14 AM
    Alcoa (NYSE: AA) announced that Eric Roegner has been named President, Alcoa Defense, effective June 1, 2012, succeeding Dave Dobson, who will retire after successfully leading the business since 2007. Roegner will assume this responsibility in addition to his current role as President of Alcoa Forgings ... read more
  • Posted at 11:01 AM
    Kye Strance, who helped Vocus hone its software-as-a-service platform and built a personal brand as an expert in the practice of digital public relations, has joined Critical Mention in the newly created role of senior vice president, Product Development, it was announced today. Kye ... read more
  • Posted at 10:15 AM
    Zettaset today announced it has appointed Timothy Straight as Vice President of Sales and Business Development. The strategic hire was made to maximize growing demand for the company’s innovative Big Data platform and solutions, including Zettaset’s recently announced Hadoop security initiative, SHadoop. ... read more
  • Posted at 9:58 AM
    BeyondTrust, the global leader in privilege delegation and authorization management, today announced that as part of its continued focus on growth and expanding market opportunities, that seasoned marketing executive Peter Evans has joined the management team as chief marketing officer. In the role Peter will lead ... read more