DIRECTV announced that Lorrie Norrington, 50 has joined its Board of Directors. Ms. Norrington, who is currently a private investor, held various positions at eBay from 2005-2010. She started as President of eBay International in Europe and Asia-Pacific and then took on the position of President of Global Operations, and later President of eBay Marketplaces before stepping down in September 2010. Ms. Norrington previously served as CEO of Shopping.com , an online shopping comparison site acquired by eBay in 2005. Prior to eBay, Ms. Norrington was an officer at Intuit where she led the Quicken and QuickBooks brands and later became an Executive Vice President in the Office of the CEO. She also led a variety of businesses at General Electric Company over a twenty-year period in a broad range of industries, including her last position as an officer of GE and CEO of GE FANUC. She also serves on the Board of McAfee,
Dr Pepper Snapple Group, announced that Joyce M. Roche has joined the company's board of directors. Ms. Roche, 63, most recently served as president and CEO of Girls until her retirement in 2010. Previously, she was President and COO of Carson Products Company and VP global marketing at Avon Products, In addition to the DPS board, she currently sits on the boards of AT&T , Tupperware Corp., Macy's , and The Association of Governing Boards of Universities and Colleges. She is also the chair of the Board of Trustees for Dillard University.