Facebook Appoints Second Female Board Member
Facebook appointed Susan Desmond-Hellmann, M.D., M.P.H., 51, chancellor of the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), to the company's board of directors. She previously served as president, product development at the biotechnology pioneer, Genentech. During her 14 years with the company, Desmond-Hellmann brought numerous cutting-edge cancer medicines to market to help people battle the disease. She completed her clinical training at UCSF and is board-certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. During her training at UCSF, she spent two years as a visiting faculty member at the Uganda Cancer Institute, studying HIV/AIDS and cancer. Desmond-Hellmann is on the board of directors for Procter & Gamble, and she also serves as a trustee for the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, a non-profit medical research organization.
Intel CIO Joins as Director of Riverbed Technology
Riverbed Technology named Kimberly Stevenson to its board of directors. She currently serves as VP and CIO of Intel where she is responsible for the corporate-wide use of IT. Previously, Stevenson was VP and general manager of Intel's Global IT Operations and Services where she led both the strategic and tactical support of Intel's world-wide infrastructure components, including data centers, network and telecommunications, enterprise application support, client computing, and a 24/7 internal service desk. Prior to joining Intel, Stevenson spent seven years at the former EDS, now HP Enterprise Services, holding a variety of positions, including VP of Worldwide Communications, Media and Entertainment (CM&E) Industry Practice, and VP of Enterprise Service Management. Before joining EDS, Stevenson spent 18 years at IBM holding several executive positions, including VP of Marketing and Operations of the eServer iSeries division.
Intuit Big Data Leader Joins Coinstar’s Board
Coinstar, the provider of automated retail solutions, has appointed Nora M. Denzel, 50, to the company’s board. Denzel most recently served as SVP of big data, marketing and social at Intuit, where she led the company's data strategy. She also served as SVP and general manager of the company's employee management solutions business unit when she joined Intuit in 2008. Previously, Denzel served as SVP of the software global business unit and the storage and consulting divisions at HP. Denzel has also worked as a SVP, product operations at Legato Systems and as director, global storage software at IBM. She currently serves as a member of the board of Saba Software and Overland Storage.
Date Range: February 24th - March 22nd