Two senior executives, including a chief operating officer, were appointed Friday at the California High Speed Rail Authority, filling vacancies that have lingered for months. The hirings aim to bolster the organization’s management following the appointment of Brian Kelly as chief executive earlier...
All Def Media recruited WPP ad sales veteran Brooke Goldstein as co-president and chief operating officer, and promoted Chris Blackwell to co-president and chief digital officer, the company announced today. The co-presidents will report...Show More Summary
Lana Axelrod is the Chief Strategy Officer at Drone Pilot Ground School, an online training course designed to help you study for the Part 107 test. All drone pilots who wish to operate commercially must have a Remote Pilot’s License via the Federal Aviation Administration, and passing the test is one of the steps toward getting that license. Show More Summary
Twitch is getting a new chief operating officer and some new vice presidents to help it continue to develop and launch community products on a steady schedule. The company, which now calls itself a “social video service,” wants to keep its lead in broadcasting live video to the internet, and its new leadership is coming […]
The Packers promoted Ed Policy to Chief Operating Officer and general counsel, the team announced Wednesday. Policy, the son of former 49ers president Carmen Policy, is seen as a potential successor to Packers president Mark Murphy. With Murphy taking on more football duties, Policy will have a greater role in overseeing the business operations of [more]
In a start-of-the-year shake-up, the private company that runs daily operations at the New Orleans Regional Transit Authority has ousted its chief investment officer, Mark Major.
Leaders of two technology powerhouses are leaving the Walt Disney Co.’s board as their companies increasingly compete with the media giant for the attention of online viewers. Facebook Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg and Twitter...Show More Summary
Independent studio MarVista Entertainment is expanding its business operations, naming Darrell Cross as its new Chief Financial Officer and Jody Cipriano as Head of Global Distribution. The company also is growing its business and legal...Show More Summary
Reservoir, the New York based music publishing company, which includes UK based Reverb Music, has promoted Rell Lafargue to President and Chief Operating Officer. Since 2008, Lafargue has served as COO. • Joe Walsh, songwriter the Eagles’ “Life In the Fast Lane” and “In The City,” has signed with Sony/ATV...
Raze, the digital media company co-founded by Modern Family star Sofia Vergara, has named Mari Urdaneta as SVP and chief content officer. She will report to CEO Emiliano Calemzuk, who is also a partner in the operation along with Latin...Show More Summary
Pam Johnson O’Connor has announced that she will be retiring from Leading Real Estate Companies of the World. Paul Boomsma, who currently serves a dual role as LeadingRE chief operating officer and president of Luxury Portfolio International®, will assume responsibilities as president and CEO upon O’Connor’s retirement. Show More Summary
On January 8, 2018, Faraaz Yousuf became the president and chief operating officer (COO) at Northwest Hospital, a LifeBridge Health Center, in Randallstown, Maryland.
Editor’s Note: David Lareau is the Chief Executive Officer of Medicomp Systems., a physician-driven provider of clinically contextual patient data solutions. Lareau joined Medicomp in 1995 and has responsibility for operations and product management, including customer relations and marketing. Show More Summary
Xilinx has named its chief operating officer, Victor Peng, its new CEO, replacing Moshe Gavrielov, who is retiring. Peng told Barron's he'll place a lot of emphasis on building up Xilinx's software capabilities, to draw in more programmers, which may provide alternatives to the "CUDA" programming tools that have helped Nvidia draw a crowd.
As the Rams prepared to land at LAX after beating the Tennessee Titans in Nashville on Christmas Eve, Kevin Demoff looked out the right side of the plane above Inglewood. It has become habit for the team’s chief operating officer — go out on the road, win a big game, fly home and take out his phone...
By AMANDA VINCENT Chip Ganassi Racing announced Wednesday morning the addition of Doug Duchardt as Chief Operating Officer. “We are all so pleased to get someone with both Doug’s racing credentials and his business acumen,” team owner Chip Ganassi said. “He has a lot of racing championships under his belt and a strong track record [...]
The money wasted could have funded 1m more cataract operations or 250,000 hip replacements, says chief nursing officer As the NHS struggles with budget cuts, soaring demand and staff shortages, almost £1bn is being wasted annually by patients missing appointments, figures reveal. Show More Summary
In 2017, I hit the reset button on my comfort zone. I quit my job (I actually quit two jobs), I moved from California to Arizona and started a new position as chief operating officer for HomeSmart International. Oh, and I became an Ironman!...
Three of the top officers of the Miss America Organization — CEO Sam Haskell, President and Chief Operating Officer Josh Randle and Board chair Lynn Weidner — have resigned over a scandal involving emails sent by Haskell containing misogynistic language,...
Uber Technologies Inc. this morning bolstered its leadership team with the appointment of Barney Harford (pictured), a former executive at travel aggregator Expedia Inc., as chief operating officer. Harford’s career has followed an interesting trajectory. Show More Summary