CIO On Media Research Firm’s Board
Media and marketing research firm Arbitron has re-elected Larry Kittelberger, 61, as Director on the Board. Kittelberger previously served as SVP, Technology & Operations at Honeywell International. Before that he was SVP & CIO at Lucent Technologies and SVP & CIO at Allied Signal. Kittelberger also serves as Director for Aleris International.
Seasoned E-commerce Executive on Retail Company’s Board
United Stationers, a leading wholesale distributor of business products, announced that William M. Bass, 48, joined its board of directors. Bass has served as President of Charming Shoppes Direct since 2009. Prior to that, he was the Co-founder & CEO of Fair Indigo, SVP e-commerce for Land’s End, and GM, Customer Direct for Sears. He currently serves as a board member of Tractor Supply Company and Shop.org. Bass also had a distinguished military career as a captain in the United States Army.
WWE Welcomes Female Digital Marketing Guru
World Wrestling Entertainment announced that Patricia Gottesman has joined as Director on its Board. Gottesman is currently President and CEO of Crimson Hexagon, a social media monitoring and analysis company. Prior to joining Crimson, Gottesman was the Founder and Principal of Omnibus PG, an international media and technology practice. Gottesman began her career with Cablevision Systems where she was EVP of Digital Marketing and Commerce, EVP of Product Management and Marketing, and SVP of Development. Gottesman served on Crimson Hexagon’s board and in advisory roles for TechMahindra, America India Foundation, comScore, and Elucido Media.
Ex-Accenturite Consultant Appointed to Retail Company Board
Christopher & Banks announced that Lisa Pickrum, 41, has joined its Board of Directors. Lisa Pickrum has served as EVP & COO of The RLJ Companies, a diversified holding company with portfolio companies in the financial services, asset management, real estate, and film production industries. She was also a Principal at Katalyst Venture Partners, a senior consultant for Accenture, and an attorney with the Federal Communications Commission. Pickrum serves on the boards of Rollover Systems, The RLJ McLarty Landers Automotive Group, and FCC Diversity Committee.
CEO of Telecom Company on Transportation Company’s Board
Conforce International announced that Alexander Haig has joined its Board of Directors. Prior to this, he was Chair & CEO of Sky Station, a privately held telecommunications company, and MD of Worldwide Associates, a strategic advisory and consulting firm.
Investment Banker and High Tech Industry Bankroller Named to Tombstone Board
Mining company Tombstone Exploration announced that Laird Cagan, 52, has been appointed to its Board of Directors. Cagan is MD and co-founder of Cagan McAfee Capital Partners, a private investment firm and merchant bank focused on high tech clientele. Cagan also previously worked for the investment banks Goldman Sachs and Drexel Burnham Lambert.
CTO Selected at Double Eagle Holdings
Investment firm Double Eagle Holdings announced that Richard Hutchings, former WW CTO at SC Johnson has joined its Board of Directors. Hutchings began his professional career in 1983 with Drackett, remaining at the company until it was acquired by SC Johnson in 1992. He has served on several SC Johnson corporate boards throughout the world.
Date range: May 1st - June 3rd