Facebook COO Joins Company's Board
Facebook added COO Sheryl Sandberg, 42, to the company's board of directors. Sandberg oversees Facebook's business operations including sales, marketing, business development, legal, human resources, public policy and communications. Prior to Facebook, Sandberg was VP of Global Online Sales and Operations at Google, where she built and managed the online sales channels for advertising and publishing and operations for consumer products worldwide. She previously served as Chief of Staff for the United States Treasury Department under President Bill Clinton and began her career as an economist with the World Bank. Sandberg also serves on the boards of The Walt Disney Company, Women for Women International, the Center for Global Development and V-Day.
Senior Executives Step down from Nokia
Three of Nokia’s senior executives - Jerri DeVard, EVP and CMO, Mary McDowell, EVP of mobile phones, and Niklas Savander, EVP of Markets, are stepping down from their current roles.