Hesse joined Sprint as CEO in 2007. Hesse has been credited with improving the carrier's customer service and shepherding it back to the cusp of profitability.
Nokia’s Mapping Business Chief Leaves; Company Looking for Replacement
Michael Halbherr, the chief of Nokia’s mapping business HERE, is leaving the company, in order to pursue his own entrepreneurial interests outside of the company. Cliff Fox, currently SVP, Core Map Group, at HERE, will assume the position of acting head of HERE. A search for a permanent leader of HERE will start immediately inside and outside the organization.
Cincinnati Bell appointed Russel P. Mayer, an incumbent director, as the Chairman of the Governance and Nominating Committee.
HP Networking Head Joins Ixia as CEO
Networking equipment and solutions company Ixia appointed Bethany Mayer, 47, as president, CEO and director. Most recently, Mayer served as HP’s SVP and GM of its Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) business and led the company’s NFV initiative. Previously, she was SVP and GM of the HP Networking BU; VP, marketing and alliances for HP’s Enterprise Servers Storage and Networking Group; SVP of worldwide marketing and corporate development at Blue Coat Systems, and held product marketing roles at Cisco and Apple.
Date Range: July 25th - August 31st