Travis Hubbard has joined Advantage Solutions as their newest Vice President of Client Services after being the Vice President of Ahold USA for almost 4 years. Travis has been in the food services industry for over 20 years.
Women in Technology named Maryam Alavi their 2017 Women of the Year: Medium/Mid-Size Organization & Educational Institution. She is the Dean and Professor at the Schellar College of Business at the Georgia Institute of Technology.
GCA Member Harry Broadman, a contributor to Forbes, has written a piece about the advantages of instant messaging in the internal corporate environment.
Nutanix (NASDAQ:NTNX), a leader in enterprise cloud computing, today announced that it has appointed Sherry Lautenbach as Senior Vice President of Americas Sales. Lautenbach will be responsible for leading sales execution and strategy for the company’s largest geographic region.
The alarm has sounded about the dire global implications of the U.S. decrease in corporate income tax rates that began with the start of 2018, raising the specter of the ‘beggar thy neighbor’ trade wars during the Depression when countries slapped on high tariffs to protect their home turfs. Just days after the enactment of the new U.S. tax law, European leaders suggested they may challenge Washington’s move in the World Trade Organization; China announced it would slash its corporate income tax on foreign investment to zero retroactive to January 2017; and Russia proposed to eliminate fully its already low tax on capital repatriated from abroad.
Elearis™ - the education technology company - has named Michael Borman as Executive Chairman and CEO. In this role, Mr. Borman will help the company scale its operations both in the United States and worldwide.
Imperva, Inc. (NASDAQ:IMPV), a leading cybersecurity company that delivers best-in-class solutions to protect data and applications – wherever they reside – on premises, in the cloud, and across hybrid environments, today announced the appointment of David Gee as the company’s chief marketing officer (CMO), effective January 22, 2018.
When President Trump signed an Executive Order on March 11, 2018 that set forth a plan to impose prospectively import tariffs on steel of 25% and on aluminum of 10% for countries exporting those products to the U.S., most of us trade negotiation veterans were startled. Literally. You should be too.
Game Change Agency is pleased to announce that GCA Member and Game Changer Daniel Armbrust has been appointed to the Board of Directors of Ayar Labs, Inc., a silicon photonics startup. .
Effective today, Emergent BioSolutions' board of directors promoted Robert G. Kramer Sr. to the newly-created position of president and chief operating officer, and appointed Richard S. Lindahl as the company’s new executive vice president and chief financial officer.