Red Hat Appoints GE Veteran as Board Member
Red Hat appointed Charlene Begley, 47, a former executive at CEO, to its board of Directors. Begley served in various capacities at General Electric from 1988 through December 2013. Most recently, she served in a dual role as SVP and Chief Information Officer, as well as the President and CEO of GE’s Home and Business Solutions business. Begley is currently a director of The NASDAQ OMX Group and WPP plc.
Recently Retired United Technologies Exec Joins Board of Hexcel Corporation
Composites company Hexcel Corporation appointed Cynthia Egnotovich, 57, to its Board of Directors. Egnotovich recently retired from United Technologies Corporation, where she served as President, Aerospace Systems Customer Service. Previously, Cynthia served as President, Nacelles and Interior Systems for Goodrich Corporation. Cynthia joined Goodrich in 1986 and held leadership roles of increasing significance, prior to its acquisition in 2012 by United Technologies. Cynthia began her career with Goodrich in finance before moving into general management.
Well Respected Industry Innovator Joins Bazaarvoice Board
Ratings and reviews software company Bazaarvoice named Mary T. McDowell to its board. She served as a member of the Nokia Leadership Team for nine years until 2012. During her tenure at Nokia, she held the positions of EVP for Mobile Phones, EVP and chief development officer, and EVP and general manager of Enterprise Solutions. Before that, she was SVP of Strategy and Corporate Development and SVP of the Industry Standard Server Group at Hewlett Packard and Compaq. McDowell currently holds board positions with Autodesk and UBM plc.
Date Range: December 11th 2014 - January 3rd 2015