Social Networking Entrepreneur Joins Lifestyle Media Company
Scripps Networks Interactive has named Gina Bianchini, 39, as a Director. Bianchini is the founder of Mightybell, a developer of social software solutions. Previously, she was the Founder & CEO of Ning, a social platform which allows people and organizations to create custom social networks. Before founding Ning, she served as President of Harmonic Communications, an advertising tracking and measurement company. Earlier in her career, she worked for CKS Group, a marketing software company, and served at Goldman Sachs as a Financial Analyst in its high tech group.
Hotels Group Appoints Former Qualcomm Director
Choice Hotels International has appointed Barbara Alexander, 61, to its Board. Most recently, she served as a Senior Advisor to UBS Warburg and as a Managing Director of the North American Construction and Furnishings Group in the Corporate Finance Department of UBS. Currently, Alexander serves as a director of KB Home, Allied World Assurance Company Holdings, and Qualcomm. In the past, she was a director of Burlington Resources, Centex, Federal Home Loan Mortgage and Harrah’s Entertainment. In 2003, Alexander was selected as one of seven Outstanding Directors in Corporate America by Board Alert magazine and was one of five Director of the Year honorees in 2008 by the Forum for Corporate Directors.
Date range: February 10th - March 9th