Lance Fritz (KSM '91)
02/06/14 – PR Newswire
Executive vice president, operations at Union Pacific Corporation elected president and chief operating officer of Union Pacific Railroad.
Sonita Lontoh (KSM '06)
02/06/14 – Prestige Magazine
Profiled as a Champion of Change by Prestige Magazine Feb 2014 edition.
Edith W. Cooper (KSM '86)
02/05/14 – CNN
Profiled as global head of human capital management at Goldman Sachs.
Matthew R. Dougherty (KSM '09)
02/03/14 – Chicago Daily Herald
Vice president at McShane Construction Co. promoted to executive vice president and regional manager of the firm's Rosemont, Illinois headquarters.
Michael Pritz (KSM '90)
02/03/14 – Virtual-Strategy Magazine
Founding partner of JRP Partners joined Visible Spectrum, Inc. as president and COO. Visible Spectrum is a video software company headquartered in Burr Ridge, Illinois.
Prabhat Rastogi (KSM '92)
02/03/14 – Marketwired
Manager, automotive sales and marketing at ArcelorMittal appointed general manager, business development, strategy and innovation at Severstal North America.
Frank Menzler (KSM '01)
01/31/14 – Business Wire
Appointed executive vice president and general manager of Hocoma USA in Norwell, Massachusetts.
John Lowell (KSM '03)
01/31/14 – PR Newswire
Former SVP of analytics at Starcom Worldwide appointed CEO of Ardent IO and director of Abundant Venture Partners.
Vladimir Salakhutdinov (KSM '06)
01/31/14 – Russia IC
Former head of American Express in Russia has been appointed deputy CEO of the Russian Post.
Steven E. Buller (WCAS '73, KSM '75)
01/30/14 – Business Wire
Managing director at BlackRock Inc. appointed chairman of the Financial Accounting Standards Advisory Council. His term begins on February 1, 2014 and concludes on December 31, 2015.
Fearon Melton (KSM '13)
01/29/14 – HC+O News
Joined MB Real Estate Inc. as senior associate in the firm’s health care division in Chicago.
Gary Smith (KSM '98, L '98)
01/29/14 – PR-Insider.com
Joined Custom House Global Fund Services as a commercial director. He is responsible for the firm’s growth on the West Coast and for opening and managing a San Francisco office for the firm.
Ken Sacco (KSM '07)
01/29/14 – CityBizList
Joined CBRE Group as director of the financial consulting group. He will be responsible for clients in the DC-Baltimore region.
Stephanie A. Gallo (KSM '99)
01/29/14 – Latina
Vice president of marketing for E&J Gallo Winery is profiled.
Jon Thomsen (KSM '97)
01/28/14 – PRLog
Named chief executive officer of EasyStreet, a cloud provider and tech company headquartered in Beaverton, Oregon.
Michael Linos (KSM '86)
01/28/14 – iStockAnalyst
Joined AllDigital Holdings, Inc. as executive vice president of sales.
Rich Waters (KSM '91)
01/28/14 – TMCnet.com
Appointed vice president of marketing and communications for the American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS), an organization that oversees physician board certification in the United States.
David A. Pidduck (KSM '04)
01/27/14 – Yahoo Finance
Vice president of the medication delivery business at Baxter appointed vice president of marketing and health solutions at Purdue Pharma Canada located in Pickering, Ontario.
Michael Valitchka (KSM '12)
01/27/14 – iStockAnalyst
Named senior director of Chicago’s healthcare practice of Point B, a management consulting and venture investment firm.
Lowell J. Lindstrom (McC '85, KSM '98)
01/25/14 – Marketing Weekly News
Head of the Oobeya Group joined the software company VersionOne Inc. as vice president of services.