Takashi Hata (KSM '86)
12/20/13 – Automotive News Europe
Appointed to run the Africa-Middle East-India regions of Nissan, effective February 1.
W. Anthony Will (KSM '93)
12/20/13 – Dow Jones Institutional News
Effective January 2, 2014, Mr. Will assumes the position of president and chief executive officer of CF Industries. He has also been appointed to the company's board.
Jerald J. Wenker (KSM '90)
12/19/13 – Globe Newswire
President and COO of Dermalogica appointed as a special advisor to the board of directors at Neptune Technologies and Bioresources, Inc. Mr. Wenker also accepted a nomination for election to the company's board of directors in 2014, pending shareholder approval.
Sudhakar Ramakrishna (KSM '99)
12/19/13 – Marketwire
Senior vice president and general manager of the Enterprise and Service Provider division at Citrix appointed to the board of Meru Networks.
Jeff Kreutz (KSM '98)
12/18/13 – Noodls
Senior vice president of products for MarketLive joins Findly as senior vice president of products.
Joseph Solari (KSM '98)
12/18/13 – Pepdigest.com
Managing director at Metropolitan Equity Partners joins Saugatuck Capital as a partner and managing director.
Robert Barry (KSM '01)
12/18/13 – Seattle Times
Senior analyst at UBS AG named senior analyst covering the U.S. diversified industrials sector at Susquehanna Financial Group. Mr. Barry will be based in the firm’s New York office.
Vicki Nakata (KSM '03)
12/18/13 – Travel and Tour
Managing director of Hawaiian Airlines promoted to vice president of loyalty and travel products.
Ashley Goldsmith (KSM '07)
12/17/13 – Marketwired
Chief human resources officer and executive vice president at Polycom appointed chief human resources officer at Workday, Inc. in Pleasanton, California.
Christopher Colwell (KSM '00)
12/17/13 – Casino Enterprise Management
COO for Luna Entertainment joined Cole Kepro International as senior vice president of sales.
Frank Carroll (KSM '01)
12/17/13 – Home Channel News
President of Knaack appointed general merchandise manager of Ace Hardware Corp. in Oak Brook, Illinois.
Robert L. Gershon (KSM '93)
12/13/13 – Marketwired
Vice president of marketing at Covidien appointed CEO and board member of Bovie Medical Corporation in Melville, New York.
Mark P. Bagnoli (KSM '92)
12/12/13 – South Florida citybizlist
BankUnited’s executive vice president and chief auditor promoted to chief risk officer.
Patrick K. Mullen (KSM '97)
12/12/13 – Wall Street Journal
Executive vice president of corporate development of Chicago Bridges and Iron Company, promoted to executive vice president and operating group president of engineering, construction and maintenance.
Sonita Lontoh (KSM '06)
12/12/13 – Chicago Sun-Times
Sonita Lontoh KSM '06, Silicon Valley Greentech Executive, quoted in Chicago Sun-Times' article on Most Attractive US Cities.
Bryan Evan Williamson (KSM '08)
12/11/13 – Kansas City Business Journal
E-commerce executive who worked at Claire's, Sears and K-Mart named vice president and general manager of Hallmark Omnichannel, starting December 16th.
Emily Slovitt (KSM '13)
12/11/13 – Business Wire
Appointed an investment manager of Principal Enterprise Capital LLC, a real estate private equity investment firm in Des Moines, Iowa.
Arun S. Menawat (KSM '96)
12/10/13 – Yahoo! Finance Canada
President and CEO of Novadaq Technologies Inc. appointed to the non-profit board of the Ontario Bioscience Innovation Organization.
Thom Dasher (KSM '82)
12/09/13 – SFGate
Appointed to co-lead a new Minneapolis/St. Paul office of the consulting firm TechCXO.
Joshua Mallamud (KSM '02/L'02)
12/06/13 – PRLog
COO of Wavetable Labs appointed vice president of strategic partnerships of Ifbyphone in Chicago.