Board Member Leaves HP
Dr. Sari Baldauf, 55, has resigned from the Board at HP. She is the former EVP & GM of the Networks Business Group at Nokia. Before being named as EVP, Baldauf was the President of Nokia Cellular Systems. She currently serves as a Director at Daimler AG. Baldauf is a Knight, 1st Class, of the Order of the White Rose of Finland. She is also a Member of the Finnish Academy of Technology.
Cosmetics Company Hires eCommerce Veteran
Ulta Beauty announced that Catherine Halligan has been appointed to its Board of Directors. Currently, Halligan serves as an Advisor at PowerReviews, a provider of social commerce and customer reviews solutions. Before being named as an Advisor, she was the company’s SVP of Sales & Marketing. Prior to joining PowerReviews, she served as the VP of Market Development for Global eCommerce at Walmart. She has also served as the CMO at Walmart.com, Associate Partner at Prophet, VP of Direct Marketing for Blue Nile, and VP & GM of Internet at Williams Sonoma. She began her career as a Marketing Coordinator at Lands' End.
Retail Company Recruits Google’s Global Marketing Head
Williams-Sonoma has elected Lorraine Twohill, the Global Marketing Head of Google, to serve on the company’s Board. Before being appointed as the Global Marketing Head, she served as the VP of Marketing for EMEA at Google. Before joining Google, she was the Head of Marketing for Opodo Limited, an Internet travel agency website. Twohill was named as Adweek's Grand Brand Genius in 2001 for her efforts in shaping Google's marketing efforts.
Advertising Company Loses Board Member
Margaret Covell has announced her resignation from the Board at Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings, a global outdoor advertising company. Currently, Covell serves as a Managing Director at Thomas H. Lee Partners, a private equity firm. Before joining Thomas H. Lee Partners, she served as a Partner at the Monitor Group, a global strategic advisory firm where she led the firm’s Operations Strategy Business Unit.
Date range: January 10th - February 9th