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Suja Life Appoints New CEO To Usher In Next Stage of Growth

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Wednesday, February 14, 2024

Suja Life is well-suited to capitalize on this trend, and I look forward to further developing our exciting initiatives to achieve this."

Key Points: 
  • Suja Life is well-suited to capitalize on this trend, and I look forward to further developing our exciting initiatives to achieve this."
  • Outgoing CEO DeBorde joined Suja Organic as CEO in 2019 and drove Suja Life through market-leading growth and profitability while strengthening Suja’s platform position in the healthy beverage segment.
  • “It has been a true honor to have worked with the talented team at Suja Life,” said DeBorde.
  • “Together we have built Suja Life into one of the leading healthy beverage platforms in the world.

2023 COO of the Year Awards - Winners Announced by Operations Council

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Wednesday, February 14, 2024

CHICAGO, Feb. 14, 2024 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Winners of the 2023 COO of the Year™ Awards have been selected after a nomination period and judging process that began in October 2023. The annual program is produced by the Operations Council, a community and platform focused on best practice resources, career development and training, strategic research and information, peer networking and recognition.

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  • Winners of the 2023 COO of the Year™ Awards have been selected after a nomination period and judging process that began in October 2023.
  • CHICAGO, Feb. 14, 2024 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Winners of the 2023 COO of the Year™ Awards have been selected after a nomination period and judging process that began in October 2023.
  • "Chief Operating Officers continued to demonstrate their significant contributions in 2023, and the COO of the Year Awards brings recognition to these hard-working individuals", states Neil Brown, COO, Operations Council.
  • "Chief Operating Officers continued to demonstrate their significant contributions in 2023, and the COO of the Year Awards brings recognition to these hard-working individuals", states Neil Brown, COO, Operations Council.

Former NCUA Chairman Rodney E. Hood Joins Zest AI's Board of Directors

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Wednesday, February 14, 2024

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 14, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Zest AI, the leader in AI lending technology, is honored to welcome the former National Credit Union Administration Board (NCUA) Chairman, Rodney E. Hood, to its Board of Directors. A longtime champion of economic empowerment and financial inclusion, Hood brings 30 years of both public and private financial services experience to the now five-person board, which also includes Upfront Ventures Partner Aditi Maliwal, Matrix Partners General Partner Dana Stalder, and Insight Partners Managing Director Jon Rosenbaum.

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  • LOS ANGELES, Feb. 14, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Zest AI , the leader in AI lending technology, is honored to welcome the former National Credit Union Administration Board (NCUA) Chairman, Rodney E. Hood, to its Board of Directors.
  • "It's a privilege to welcome Rodney to our Board of Directors," said Zest AI CEO Mike de Vere.
  • From his commitment to ensuring an equitable credit system to his fearless and forward-thinking mindset, Rodney embraces AI technology for good.
  • In 2019, he was nominated to serve again, this time as NCUA Board Chairman, making Hood the first Black American to lead a banking regulatory agency.

DriveNets Network Cloud deployed at DIGI, carrying customer traffic across Romania

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Wednesday, February 14, 2024

RA'ANANA, Israel, Feb. 14, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- DriveNets – a leader in innovative networking solutions – today announced its Network Cloud solution has been deployed and is carrying significant customer traffic on a commercial network in Romania, with expanded coverage planned to other countries as well. Network Cloud is up and running on production IP/MPLS networks operated by DIGI – the leading operator in Romania, with presence in Spain, Portugal, Belgium and Italy. This deployment demonstrates that network operators are able to transition from traditional networks to a modern cloud-like network architecture quickly and at scale.

Key Points: 
  • Proving modern disaggregated networks can be implemented quickly, cost effectively, and at scale
    RA'ANANA, Israel, Feb. 14, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- DriveNets – a leader in innovative networking solutions – today announced its Network Cloud solution has been deployed and is carrying significant customer traffic on a commercial network in Romania, with expanded coverage planned to other countries as well.
  • Network Cloud is up and running on production IP/MPLS networks operated by DIGI – the leading operator in Romania, with presence in Spain, Portugal, Belgium and Italy.
  • DIGI has successfully deployed Network Cloud on core network sites across Romania.
  • Network Cloud was deployed on DIGI's network in 2023 and since then has proved its capability to simplify the provider's network operations and handle significant traffic workloads dependably.

DriveNets Network Cloud deployed at DIGI, carrying customer traffic across Romania

Retrieved on: 
Wednesday, February 14, 2024

RA'ANANA, Israel, Feb. 14, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- DriveNets – a leader in innovative networking solutions – today announced its Network Cloud solution has been deployed and is carrying significant customer traffic on a commercial network in Romania, with expanded coverage planned to other countries as well. Network Cloud is up and running on production IP/MPLS networks operated by DIGI – the leading operator in Romania, with presence in Spain, Portugal, Belgium and Italy. This deployment demonstrates that network operators are able to transition from traditional networks to a modern cloud-like network architecture quickly and at scale.

Key Points: 
  • Proving modern disaggregated networks can be implemented quickly, cost effectively, and at scale
    RA'ANANA, Israel, Feb. 14, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- DriveNets – a leader in innovative networking solutions – today announced its Network Cloud solution has been deployed and is carrying significant customer traffic on a commercial network in Romania, with expanded coverage planned to other countries as well.
  • Network Cloud is up and running on production IP/MPLS networks operated by DIGI – the leading operator in Romania, with presence in Spain, Portugal, Belgium and Italy.
  • DIGI has successfully deployed Network Cloud on core network sites across Romania.
  • Network Cloud was deployed on DIGI's network in 2023 and since then has proved its capability to simplify the provider's network operations and handle significant traffic workloads dependably.

Nidec Announces New President, Changes in Representative Directors and Others

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Wednesday, February 14, 2024

Messrs. Nagamori and Kishida will be the Company’s Representative Directors as of June 18, 2024.

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  • Messrs. Nagamori and Kishida will be the Company’s Representative Directors as of June 18, 2024.
  • As the executive directors of their respective organizations, the Executive Vice Presidents will support the President based on the viewpoint of optimizing the entire Nidec Group.
  • In the meeting of the Board of Directors held on November 05, 2022, the Company established the Nomination Committee as an advisory organ of its Board of Directors.
  • The aforementioned appointments too were deliberated in the Committee for resolution at a meeting of the Company’s Board of Directors.

Yum! Brands, University of Louisville Launch ‘Accelerating Growth’ Executive Education Programs to Train Next Generation of Senior Franchise Leaders

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Tuesday, February 13, 2024

Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM) and the University of Louisville today announced the launch of new “Accelerating Growth” executive education programs at the Yum!

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  • Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM) and the University of Louisville today announced the launch of new “Accelerating Growth” executive education programs at the Yum!
  • Center for Global Franchise Excellence, which has been providing education for aspiring entrepreneurs through the UofL College of Business since 2021.
  • Brands is passionate about the franchise business model, and capable franchise leaders are the lifeblood of every successful franchise system.
  • Center for Global Franchise Excellence at the University of Louisville, total enrollment has exceeded 900 students – 423 undergrad, 50 graduate-level and 500 executive education enrollees.

Cannae Holdings, Inc. Announces William P. Foley II as CEO

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Monday, February 12, 2024

Cannae Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CNNE) (“Cannae” or the “Company”) today announced that it has appointed Chairman William P. Foley II as Chief Executive Officer of the Company and Richard Massey as Vice Chairman of the Board.

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  • Cannae Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CNNE) (“Cannae” or the “Company”) today announced that it has appointed Chairman William P. Foley II as Chief Executive Officer of the Company and Richard Massey as Vice Chairman of the Board.
  • Mr. Massey will continue to work with Mr. Foley on investment opportunities.
  • Mr. Foley will continue as Chairman of the Board and Ryan Caswell will continue as the President of the Company.
  • Cannae’s other principal operating holdings include Sightline Payments, of which Cannae owns 32%, Computer Services, Inc., of which Cannae owns 6% and Black Knight Football & Entertainment, LP, of which Cannae owns approximately 48%.

Dr. Bami Bastani is nominated as the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Sivers Semiconductors AB and is appointed Executive Chairman of Sivers Semiconductors Inc.

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Monday, February 12, 2024

KISTA, Sweden, Feb. 12, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Sivers Semiconductors AB (STO: SIVE) today announced that its subsidiary, Sivers Semiconductors Inc., has appointed Dr. Bami Bastani as US Executive Chairman and has been nominated as the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Sivers Semiconductors AB.

Key Points: 
  • KISTA, Sweden, Feb. 12, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Sivers Semiconductors AB (STO: SIVE) today announced that its subsidiary, Sivers Semiconductors Inc., has appointed Dr. Bami Bastani as US Executive Chairman and has been nominated as the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Sivers Semiconductors AB.
  • Dr. Bastani joined Sivers' team as Strategic Advisor to the Board and the Management team in August 2023.
  • Prior to GlobalFoundries, Dr. Bastani held President, CEO, and Board member positions at Meru Networks, Trident Microsystems, and ANADIGICS.
  • The Nomination Committee sees Bami Bastani as an important resource in leading the Board of Directors as the Chairman.

Expedia Group Announces CEO Transition Plan

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Thursday, February 8, 2024

Expedia Group today announced the appointment of Ariane Gorin as Expedia Group’s CEO, effective as of May 13, 2024.

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  • Expedia Group today announced the appointment of Ariane Gorin as Expedia Group’s CEO, effective as of May 13, 2024.
  • Ms. Gorin has held various executive roles at Expedia Group since 2013, most recently as President of Expedia for Business, where she delivered outstanding financial results including B2B revenue growth of 33% in 2023 vs. 2022.
  • As President of Expedia for Business, Ms. Gorin led the Company’s global supply partner group, advertising business, and B2B partner network that powers many leading global brands with travel tech.
  • “Ariane Gorin is a superb executive that all of us at Expedia Group and our Board have worked with for ten years.