CDO

Alteryx and Databricks Fast-Track AI for Enterprises with Deepened Integration

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Wednesday, February 14, 2024

IRVINE, Calif., Feb. 14, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Alteryx, Inc. (NYSE: AYX), a leader in AI for enterprise analytics, today announced its expanded partnership and product integrations with the Databricks Data Intelligence Platform. These new capabilities provide a faster path to AI-driven insights, enabling business users to get to their first analytics use case in just a few clicks – saving implementation time while leveraging a governed, visible process.

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  • Alteryx joins Partner Connect and expands cloud capabilities with Databricks, allowing business users to simultaneously utilize the Alteryx interface with the Databricks platform for more intelligent insights
    IRVINE, Calif., Feb. 14, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Alteryx, Inc. (NYSE: AYX), a leader in AI for enterprise analytics, today announced its expanded partnership and product integrations with the Databricks Data Intelligence Platform.
  • With the expanded integration, Databricks customers can launch a free trial of the Alteryx Analytics Cloud from the Alteryx tile in the Databricks Partner Connect menu.
  • "Our vision for the Data Intelligence Platform is to democratize access to data and AI to everyone," said Ken Wong, senior director, Product Management at Databricks.
  • "Alteryx joining Databricks Partner Connect and expanding on our integration will make it easier than ever for business users to harness the power of our platform, without being dependent on scarce data specialists."

Data Society Acquired by Growth Catalyst Partners-Backed Data Leadership Platform to Form Data Society Group

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Tuesday, February 13, 2024

WASHINGTON, Feb. 13, 2024 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Data Society, a leader in tailored data science and AI workforce training and development solutions since 2014, announced it is joining forces with a Growth Catalyst Partners (GCP)-backed company launched in late 2023 to help organizations drive cultural change as they leverage data and AI to gain competitive advantage. The company will assume the Data Society brand, going to market as Data Society Group.

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  • The company will assume the Data Society brand, going to market as Data Society Group.
  • "There's never been a more important time to help CDOs upskill their organizations to use data in impactful and responsible ways," said Data Society Group CEO Doug Llewellyn.
  • Together, the Data Society Group brings an unrivaled resource as organizations accelerate data empowerment for all in a time of digital transformation and AI.
  • "There's never been a more important time to help CDOs upskill their organizations to use data in impactful and responsible ways," said Data Society Group CEO Doug Llewellyn.

Western States Lodging and Management Announces Exciting Changes to Executive Leadership Team

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Monday, February 12, 2024

The new executive leadership team has been tapped to extend WSLM’s mission of Serving You like Family.

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  • The new executive leadership team has been tapped to extend WSLM’s mission of Serving You like Family.
  • “The Western States partners and I are thrilled to develop this new executive leadership team that will usher our organization to continued growth and excellence as a leader in property development and management,” said Paul Fairholm, president and CEO.
  • “The team is professionally adept for dynamic leadership.
  • Western States manages 94 properties, has more than 1.6 billion dollars in assets under management with two developments opening in 2024.

Cordial Launches Strategic Advisory Board to Accelerate Growth, Fuel Product Innovation

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Thursday, February 8, 2024

SAN DIEGO, Feb. 8, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Cordial, the only true marketing platform that empowers brands to fully automate their marketing strategies, today announces the launch of its strategic advisory board. This collection of industry leaders from PacSun, eBay, Gap, Solo, Minted, and more will advise Cordial executives on how best to capitalize on growth opportunities and tackle emerging challenges. These advisors will lend their unparalleled expertise to elevate Cordial as the market leader for delivering highly personalized and unified cross-channel campaigns, enabling brands to maximize customer engagement and drive measurable revenue growth.

Key Points: 
  • SAN DIEGO, Feb. 8, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Cordial , the only true marketing platform that empowers brands to fully automate their marketing strategies, today announces the launch of its strategic advisory board.
  • With its focus on rapid innovation in marketing automation and robust first-party data collection and activation capabilities, Cordial is more impactful than ever for marketers seeking to engage and retain customers.
  • 2023 was a massive growth year for the company, further cementing Cordial's position at the forefront of the martech landscape.
  • To accelerate this momentum, Cordial has assembled a powerhouse strategic advisory board.

Payments Canada Announces CEO Transition

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Wednesday, February 7, 2024

Tracey Black to Depart; Kristina Logue and Jude Pinto Appointed Interim Co-Chief Executive Officers, Effective April 1, 2024, Board Initiates Comprehensive Search for Successor

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  • Tracey Black to Depart; Kristina Logue and Jude Pinto Appointed Interim Co-Chief Executive Officers, Effective April 1, 2024, Board Initiates Comprehensive Search for Successor
    OTTAWA, ON, Feb. 7, 2024 /CNW/ - The Payments Canada Board of Directors today announced that Tracey Black, who joined Payments Canada in 2018, made the decision not to renew her term as President and CEO of Payments Canada.
  • "On behalf of the Payments Canada Board of Directors, and all of our employees, members, and stakeholders, I want to thank Tracey for her many contributions to the organization through her leadership over the past five years," said Garry Foster, Chair of the Payments Canada Board of Directors.
  • "Tracey's leadership has been crucial to the progress Payments Canada has made in modernizing the payment ecosystem in Canada and positioning the organization for the next phase in its advancements.
  • I feel extremely confident that Payments Canada, our members, partners and employees are in excellent hands – and perfectly poised for the next phase of continued payment innovation in Canada."

Latest Survey from Sotera Digital Reveals Shocking State of Mobile Phone Security in the Workplace

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Tuesday, February 6, 2024

Findings signal an urgent call to organizations to reevaluate their mobile phone security protocols.

Key Points: 
  • Findings signal an urgent call to organizations to reevaluate their mobile phone security protocols.
  • "Our survey demonstrates a clear gap in understanding and addressing phone security in the workplace.
  • The Sotera SecurePhone addresses the applications, operating system, and hardware - offering government-trusted, enterprise-dependable end-to-end mobile security and safeguarding sensitive data at every point.
  • The Sotera SecurePhone, trusted by government agencies and enterprises, delivers comprehensive end-to-end security for voice and text communications.

New Research from Informatica Reveals More Data Leaders Plan to Capitalize on Generative AI, but Data Quality Remains the Key Obstacle to Adoption

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Wednesday, January 31, 2024

Informatica (NYSE: INFA), an enterprise cloud data management leader, released the findings of its annual survey of global data leaders – CDO Insights 2024: Charting a Course to AI Readiness.

Key Points: 
  • Informatica (NYSE: INFA), an enterprise cloud data management leader, released the findings of its annual survey of global data leaders – CDO Insights 2024: Charting a Course to AI Readiness.
  • The report, which canvassed 600 enterprise Chief Data Officers and other data decision makers across the U.S., Europe, and Asia-Pacific, provides insights into generative AI readiness, key technical and organizational roadblocks to implementation and top data and data management priorities and strategies for 2024.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20240131968092/en/
    “Unsurprisingly, generative AI implementation and the data strategies needed to do so successfully continue to dominate bandwidth for most data leaders, regardless of region or vertical,” said Jitesh Ghai, Chief Product Officer at Informatica.
  • While this new era of AI promises plenty of potential, it guarantees increased complexity for enterprises and data leaders, from the management of disparate and evolving data ecosystems to the countless data and organizational roadblocks to implementation.

Vivodyne Appoints Elliot Menschik, M.D., Ph.D., as Chief Technology Officer

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Wednesday, January 31, 2024

Vivodyne , a biotech that accelerates the successful discovery, design, and development of human therapeutics, today announced the appointment of Elliot Menschik, M.D., Ph.D., to the company’s Board of Directors and to the executive role of Chief Technology Officer (CTO).

Key Points: 
  • Vivodyne , a biotech that accelerates the successful discovery, design, and development of human therapeutics, today announced the appointment of Elliot Menschik, M.D., Ph.D., to the company’s Board of Directors and to the executive role of Chief Technology Officer (CTO).
  • Dr. Menschik brings more than 25 years of industry experience as a serial entrepreneur, startup investor, executive, Board director and educator.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20240130194401/en/
    Prior to joining Vivodyne, Dr. Menschik was part of the founding leadership team at Resilience, a biomanufacturing partner to therapeutics companies where he was Chief Digital Officer.
  • "We’re very excited to have Elliot join Vivodyne as our CTO.

Edible® Names Industry Veteran Mark Mele as Chief Development Officer

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Tuesday, January 30, 2024

ATLANTA, Jan. 30, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Edible®, a modern e-commerce gifting brand uniquely supported by nearly 1,000 locally owned retail locations globally, today announced the appointment of Mark Mele as Chief Development Officer (CDO). With nearly four decades of experience in franchise development, most recently with Paris Baguette, Mele is poised to drive store growth for Edible's new Next-Gen store concept.

Key Points: 
  • ATLANTA, Jan. 30, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Edible ®, a modern e-commerce gifting brand uniquely supported by nearly 1,000 locally owned retail locations globally, today announced the appointment of Mark Mele as Chief Development Officer (CDO).
  • With nearly four decades of experience in franchise development, most recently with Paris Baguette, Mele is poised to drive store growth for Edible's new Next-Gen store concept.
  • His holistic approach to franchise management will lead the development of Edible's new and immersive in-person retail experience.
  • Before joining Edible, Mele was the Chief Development Officer for Paris Baguette, a global bakery café chain, where he managed franchise sales, real estate and construction and successfully rolled out a new café prototype systemwide.

Arvind Murali Joins Paradigm Technology as Chief Data Officer

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Friday, January 19, 2024

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Jan. 19, 2024 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Paradigm Technology is pleased to announce the appointment of Arvind Murali as its new Chief Data Officer (CDO). With a remarkable 25-year track record in digital and data transformation delivery, Arvind brings a wealth of experience to the leadership team.

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  • SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Jan. 19, 2024 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Paradigm Technology is pleased to announce the appointment of Arvind Murali as its new Chief Data Officer (CDO).
  • Paradigm Technology is confident that Arvind Murali's extensive background and knowledge will significantly contribute to the Paradigm's growth and enhance its position as a leader in technology consulting.
  • As a seasoned professional, Arvind Murali has successfully built several Data Practices including Master Data Management (MDM) & Data Governance, Business Intelligence, and Data Science.
  • Paradigm Technology is confident that Arvind Murali's extensive background and knowledge will significantly contribute to the Paradigm's growth and enhance its position as a leader in technology consulting.