Former First Data VP Joins Generac Holdings’ Board
Generators and other engine powered products company Generac Holdings elected Ralph W. Castner to serve as a director. Castner has served as EVP, CFO, and Principal Accounting Officer of Cabela's Incorporated, and Chairman of World's Foremost Bank, a wholly-owned bank subsidiary of Cabela's. Prior to joining Cabela's, he was employed by First Data from 1990 to 2000, most recently as a VP.
Former PayPal and HP Exec Joins Board of Corporate Card Payment Solutions Provider WEX
WEX elected Eric Duprat to the company's board. Duprat has more than 25 years of domestic and international experience in the mobile, security and payments industries, and is currently CEO of Verayo, a mobile security services turnaround firm. Before that, he was the General Manager of Mobile Payments at PayPal. Duprat also served as SVP of Global Marketing at Hypercom, an industry leader in payment and networking systems. He spent eight years as a Director in Hewlett Packard's VeriFone Division, both in European, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) Marketing and in the U.S.
Former Bell Laboratories and Lucent Technologies Exec Joins Photonics Technology Company’s Board
Newport Corporation appoints Cherry Murray, Ph.D. to its Board of Directors. Dr. Murray is Dean of the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences at Harvard University, and earlier served as Principal Associate Director for Science and Technology for Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. Prior to joining Lawrence Livermore in 2004, she spent 27 years with Bell Laboratories and Lucent Technologies, where she led numerous research programs in areas such as fundamental physics, semiconductors and wireless networking. She also holds the John A. and Elizabeth S. Armstrong Professorship of Engineering and Applied Sciences and is a Professor of Physics at Harvard.
Date Range: March 18th - April 15th