27Oct
By: Mike Doonan On: October 27, 2015 In: Comments: 0
20Oct
By: Todd Greenhalgh On: October 20, 2015 In: Comments: 0

Greentech, cleantech, wind, solar, biofuels…sustainability. Not so long ago, these were practically dirty words to climate change deniers and opponents of President Obama’s controversial renewable energy policies. Investors were reeling from a series of heavily-publicized and politicized bankruptcies by companies such as Solyndra, Range Fuels and Fisker Automotive, and...

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29Sep
By: SPMB News On: September 29, 2015 In: Comments: 0

Startups need to adjust their recruiting strategies for different inflection points in their development By Matt Moore, SPMB Client Partner There comes a time in every startup’s development when its founders need to expand their initial team by bringing in additional executive expertise. These early recruits – whether in...

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26Aug
By: Becky Stein On: August 26, 2015 In: Comments: 0

Stein Joins SPMB’s Fastest-Growing Practice to Address Client Demands and Position the Company for Aggressive Growth in Consumer/Digital Markets SAN FRANCISCO – August 26, 2015 – SPMB, one of the largest independent executive search firms in the country, today announced that former Korn Ferry Senior Client Partner Becky Stein...

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27Jun
By: SPMB News On: June 27, 2015 In: Comments: 0

REPOWER by Solar Universe, a leading solar and smart home integrator, announced Mahesh Mansukhani as new CEO REPOWER by Solar Universe one of the largest solar companies in the U.S., today announced that Mahesh Mansukhani has been named chief executive officer. Company founder, Joe Bono, who previously held the...

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18Jun
By: SPMB News On: June 18, 2015 In: Comments: 0

NEW YORK, June 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Rent the Runway (www.renttherunway.com), which is revolutionizing fashion by allowing millions of women to rent designer clothing and accessories, announces the hiring of Chris Halkyard as the company’s first Chief Logistics Officer, effective August 1, 2015. In his role, Halkyard will oversee Rent...

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03Jun
By: Mike Doonan On: June 03, 2015 In: Comments: 0

First Posted on http://variety.com/2015/digital/news/comcast-hires-nikes-chris-satchell-as-chief-product-officer-1201510690/ June 2, 2015. Chris Satchell is trading running shoes for cable TV, broadband and online video: The former head of Nike’s consumer technology group has joined cable giant Comcast as chief product officer. In the role, Satchell will lead Comcast’s product teams in Philadelphia, Denver...

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23Apr
By: SPMB News On: April 23, 2015 In: Comments: 0

Canadian handset maker BlackBerry has been on a mission to turn around its beleaguered handset business by focusing more on software, and it looks like it has taken a significant step in that direction, specifically around file security and DRM. According to reports coming out of Israel, now confirmed by BlackBerry...

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22Apr
By: Matt Moore On: April 22, 2015 In: Comments: 0

LinkedIn just purchased Lynda.com, an online learning company, for $1.5 billion, the company announced on Thursday. Founded in 1995 by Lynda Weinman and her husband, Bruce Heavin, Lynda.com lets users learn business, technology, software, and creative skills through videos. People can access Lynda on their own, and corporations and...

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05Nov
By: SPMB News On: November 05, 2014 In: Comments: 0