Prior to working at Nortel Networks, Mr. Kruesopon worked for Samart Corporation PLC, where he was named president in 1997. During the early 1990s, he developed and handled all of former US President Bill Clinton's Southern California events as well as the marketing of appearances to the national media. He was also the deputy spokesperson for Los Angeles' Mayor at that time, Richard Riordan, and was in charge of the Mayor's overall public relations strategies as well as assisting in the development of the Mayor's public policies.
GE Veteran IT Exec Joins StanCorp Financial Group’s Board
StanCorp Financial Group has appointed Debora D. Horvath to its Board of Directors. Horvath is currently the principal and founder of Horvath Consulting. Previously she was EVP for JP Morgan Chase and EVP and CIO for Washington Mutual. Horvath, a 25-year veteran from GE, also served 12 years as SVP and CIO for the GE Insurance businesses.
Supply Chain Solutions Company Names Former Microsoft Exec to Board
Landstar System, a non-asset based provider of integrated supply chain solutions delivering safe, specialized transportation and logistics services, appointed Homaira Akbari, 51, to its Board of Directors. She most recently served as the President and CEO of Skybitz, a leading provider of remote asset tracking and security solutions specializing in real‐time decision-making tools for companies with unpowered assets such as tractor-trailers, intermodal containers and rail cars, from 2007 through 2012. She has also held executive positions at a number of large corporations, including Microsoft, Thales and Liberty Media.
Date Range - December 3rd - December 31st