17Jun
By: Andy Price On: June 17, 2015 In: Comments: 0

First published on LinkedIn on June 16, 2015: https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/what-people-want-ceo-hiring-andy-price Every CEO search is a highly unique, nuanced situation.  We’ve done more than a thousand of them over the decades and there were never two that were exactly the same.  So what are people looking for right now?  A lot of...

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28May
By: Andy Price On: May 28, 2015 In: Comments: 0

Originally published on LinkedIn, May 28, 2015: https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/ten-traits-great-entrepreneur-andy-price The life of an executive recruiter can be brutal.  People flame out in our business all the time.  It’s a game of failure, you work ridiculous hours, clients don’t respect your personal time, you are in the servitude of others year in,...

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21May
By: Andy Price On: May 21, 2015 In: Comments: 0

I continue to get several calls a day from clients (entrepreneurs, VC’s, late stage privates and public companies) saying “I need a VP of this or a VP of that and tell me if you’d take it on.” Some situations are pretty early stage, and as cool as early...

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20May
By: Andy Price On: May 20, 2015 In: Comments: 0

First Posted on http://www.springpathinc.com/ May 20, 2015.  Image of Terry Cunningham courtesy of Springpath, Inc. Cunningham Sees Uber Growth in Hyper-convergence, Where Servers Dominate as Storage-Compute Infrastructure Springpath, a pioneering hyper-converged infrastructure software company, today announced the appointment of industry veteran Terry Cunningham as CEO. Mallik Mahalingam, cofounder and...

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29Apr
By: Andy Price On: April 29, 2015 In: Comments: 0

SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–SPMB, formerly known as Schweichler Price Mullarkey and Barry, one of the largest technology-focused executive search firms in the world, has announced first-quarter 2015 results and the promotion of Nicole North to Partner. In Q1 2015, SPMB total revenues were up double digits year-over-year, annualizing at nearly...

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09Feb
By: Andy Price On: February 09, 2015 In: Comments: 0

First Posted on ayasdi.com Edition February 9, 2015 This morning we were named one of Fast Company’s Most Innovative Companies in the world for Big Data. This is a remarkable achievement for a company our size and age and we are both flattered and humbled at our inclusion alongside such innovators...

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06Feb
By: Andy Price On: February 06, 2015 In: Comments: 0

First Posted on venturebeat.com Edition February 5, 2015 4:30 AM PST Silicon Valley veteran John Dillon has been chief executive at Hyperion, Salesforce, and, most recently, Engine Yard. Now he’s been hired for a new post: chief executive of Aerospike, one startup pushing a NoSQL database for storing and serving...

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20Jan
By: Andy Price On: January 20, 2015 In: Comments: 0

First Posted on techcrunch.com Edition January 20, 2015 In less than five years since being founded, satellite startup Planet Labs has created a whole new way to do satellite imagery. Now that it’s proven out its model of deploying tiny satellites to circle the planet in low orbit, the company...

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13Nov
By: Andy Price On: November 13, 2014 In: Comments: 0

First Posted on forbes.com Edition October 14, 2014 10:48 AM Eastern Daylight Risk I/O is one of a new breed of companies looking to deliver security built for the new style of enterprise IT. The company delivers a SaaS analytics platform which matches scan data with threat intelligence from...

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12Nov
By: Andy Price On: November 12, 2014 In: Comments: 0

First Posted on kissmetrics.com Edition October 20, 2014 We’ve got some big news. Brian Kelly has joined KISSmetrics as our new CEO. We’re thrilled to have him. Why We’re Excited to Work with Him Brian Kelly has been on both sides of data – building it and using it. He...

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