Berry Plastics Group Appoints Academician as Board Member
Plastic packaging products company Berry Plastics Group appoints Idalene F. (Idie) Kesner to its Board. Kesner has served as dean for Indiana University's Kelley School of Business, since July 2013. Kesner has taught in more than 100 executive programs and served as a consultant for many national and international firms, working on strategic issues. Her research has focused on the areas of corporate boards of directors, corporate governance, and mergers and acquisitions. Kesner is a director for Lincoln Industries, Main Street America Group, and Sun Life Financial.
Fleetmatics Appoints Intuit VP to Board
Fleet tracking service provider Fleetmatics appointed Intuit VP and GM, Allison Mnookin, to its Board. Mnookin is VP and GM of Intuit QuickBase, a product which allows workgroups to build customer solutions that enable their productivity. She's held several positions at Intuit during her tenure, including GM in Intuit's Small Business Division. Prior to joining Intuit in 1998, she held several sales and product marketing positions with Oracle.
Former Bell Laboratories and Lucent Technologies Exec Joins Photonics Technology Company’s Board
Newport Corporation appoints Cherry Murray, Ph.D. to its Board of Directors. Dr. Murray is Dean of the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences at Harvard University, and earlier served as Principal Associate Director for Science and Technology for Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. Prior to joining Lawrence Livermore in 2004, she spent 27 years with Bell Laboratories and Lucent Technologies, where she led numerous research programs in areas such as fundamental physics, semiconductors and wireless networking. She also holds the John A. and Elizabeth S. Armstrong Professorship of Engineering and Applied Sciences and is a Professor of Physics at Harvard.
Former Apple Exec Betsy Rafael Joins GoDaddy as First Female Board Member
GoDaddy, the internet domain registrar and web hosting company, has appointed Betsy Rafael to its board. The former Chief Accounting Officer at Apple and Finance VP at Cisco has 30 years of finance and operations experience at numerous companies, including Ernst & Young, Sun, SGI, Escalate and Aspect Communications. She is currently on two other corporate boards, Echelon and Autodesk.
Date Range: March 18th - April 15th