T-Mobile Names Former AT&T and Microsoft Exec as CMO
T-Mobile has appointed Michael Sievert, 40, as the company’s new CMO. T-Mobile has been without a permanent CMO since Cole Brodman stepped down from a 17-year career at T-Mobile earlier this year. Sievert was most recently the CEO of Discovery Bay Games, the maker of tablet gaming accessories such as the Atari Arcade peripheral for the iPad. Sievert has 20 years of marketing experience as Chief Commercial Officer of Clearwire, CEO and co-founder of Switchbox Labs, SVP at Lenovo, Corporate VP of the worldwide Windows business group at Microsoft, EVP and CMO at AT&T, Chief Sales and Marketing Officer at E*TRADE, and began his career with management positions at Procter & Gamble and IBM.
Former HP CTO Joins Altera Board
Altera Corporation named Shane Robison to the company's board of directors. Mr. Robison served most recently as EVP, CTO and chief strategy officer for HP. Additionally, he held senior executive leadership positions in product development and business management with world-leading technology companies, including AT&T Labs, Cadence Design Systems and Apple.