The company also announced that Suaad Sait, 44, has been named Chief Marketing Officer. Currently, he is the Chairman of Reachforce, a B2B marketing data services company. In the past, he also served as Reachforce’s CEO. Before Reachforce, Sait was VP & GM of Products and Marketing at Pervasive, VP of Marketing at Ventix Systems, CMO at Liaison Technology, and Head of Internet Product Marketing for Dazel.
Clearinghouse and Directory Services Provider Loses SVP
Neustar announced that Douglas Arnold has resigned as SVP of Human Resources. Before joining Neustar, he was the VP of HR at World Kitchen, a kitchenware products maker, and U.S. Cellular, a cell phone service provider. Prior to U.S. Cellular, Arnold served as the VP of International HR at PepsiCo Pizza Hut and as the Director of Compensation & Benefits at PepsiCo Frito-Lay.
Application Delivery Network Provider Loses Board Member
Blue Coat Systems announced the resignation of Brian NeSmith, 48, as a Director at the company. In the past, he has also served as the company’s CEO and Chief Product Officer. Before joining Blue Coat, NeSmith was the President & CEO of Ipsilon Networks, a computer networking company.
Two New Presidents at Online Marketing Services Company
ReachLocal has promoted Nathan Hanks, the company’s Co-founder, Co-COO, and Chief Revenue Officer, to President. He will now focus on product platform and global distribution division. Before founding ReachLocal, he served as the VP of SAP Services at CDI.
Michael Kline, the company’s Chief Strategy Officer, Co-founder, and Co-COO, has also been named as a President. He will focus on local commerce. As part of this reorganization, the position of COO is being eliminated. Before founding the company, Kline was the VP of Product Development at WorldWinner and the Senior Manager of Media & Entertainment at Deloitte Consulting.
Date range: December 9th - January 18th