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Walmart Executive Named New eBay CEO

SAN JOSE — eBay Inc. has been named Jamie Iannone as Chief Executive Officer, effective on April 27, 2020.  He has also been elected to the Company’s Board of Directors. Most recently Iannone was Chief Operating Officer of Walmart eCommerce and is a former eBay executive. Iannone has over 20 years of experience leading digital […]

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Rambus Names Luc Seraphin Permanent CEO

SUNNYVALE — Rambus Inc. has named Luc Seraphin the company’s full-time president and chief executive officer. Seraphin has been interim CEO since June 2018. Eric Stang, Chairman of the Rambus Board of Directors, said, “We are very pleased to have Luc as CEO. Our search process was exhaustive, and Luc’s strategic vision, leadership, and focus […]

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Visa CEO to Resign in December

  SAN FRANCISCO — Visa Inc. announced that its Chief Executive Officer Charlie Scharf is resigning effective December 1, 2016. The company’s board of directors has unanimously voted to appoint Alfred F. Kelly, Jr. as CEO. Kelly, a current Visa board member, is the president and chief executive officer of Intersection Co. and the former […]

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Wells Fargo CEO Resigns

  SAN FRANCISCO — Wells Fargo & Company announced that Chairman and Chief Executive Officer John Stumpf is retiring from the Company and the Board, effective immediately. Stumpf is leaving the company following allegations that employees created sham bank accounts without customer knowledge. The Board of Directors at Wells Fargo has elected Tim Sloan, the […]

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Intel Hires New CIO

  Intel has appointed Paula Tolliver as corporate vice president and chief information officer (CIO), replacing Kim Stevenson who will take on a new role at the company. Tolliver joins Intel from Dow Chemical where she served as corporate vice president of business services and CIO. As Intel CIO, Tolliver will report to Intel chief […]

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Playboy CEO Takes Reins at eHealth

  MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA — eHealth, Inc., the nation’s largest private health insurance exchange, has appointed Scott Flanders, a director of the Company since 2008, to the role of Chief Executive Officer of eHealth. In addition, The Honorable Ellen Tauscher, a director of the Company since 2012, has been appointed Independent Non-Executive Board Chair. In connection with these […]

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GoPro Hires Apple Designer

  SAN MATEO — GoPro announced that Daniel (Danny) Coster has been named Vice President of Design, effective the end of April. He will report to GoPro CEO and founder Nick Woodman. Mr. Coster will oversee all aspects of design at GoPro in his new role, including hardware and software and services, lending his strategic vision […]

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Gap Names New President of Old Navy

SAN FRANCISCO –- Gap Inc. announced that Sonia Syngal has been selected as Old Navy’s global president, effective immediately. She will continue to report to Gap Inc. Chief Executive Officer Art Peck. During her 12 year Gap Inc. tenure, Syngal has been a key driver in evolving the company’s product-to-market model, and held leadership roles […]

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Gritstone Oncology Appoints Chief Science Officer

  EMERYVILLE — Gritstone Oncology, a cancer immunotherapy company developing next-generation, personalized cancer therapeutics, has appointed Karin Jooss, Ph.D., as chief scientific officer. Dr. Jooss joins Gritstone from Pfizer, where she served as head of Cancer Immunotherapeutics and Immunopharmacology for seven years. “We are thrilled that Karin has chosen to join Gritstone at this vital […]

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Tim Cook Joins Board of RFK Human Rights

  Apple CEO Tim Cook has joined the board of directors of the Robert F. Kennedy Center for Human Rights. Kerry Kennedy, President and CEO of Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights, said, “Tim knows the importance of advocating for and representing people who have not been heard. He has integrity and does not shy away from challenging issues when he knows they are right […]

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Shutterfly Names New CEO

REDWOOD CITY — Shutterfly, an online retailer of personalized photos and services, has appointed Christopher North as president and chief executive officer, effective May 31, 2016. When Mr. North joins Shutterfly, he will be also serve as a director on Shutterfly’s Board of Directors. Interim chief executive officer, Phil Marineau, will continue to lead Shutterfly […]