Monica Chandra Joins the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication as Assistant Professor of Digital Media
Monica Chandra, former journalist at BBC World Service in India, has joined the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University-Tempe as assistant professor of digital media.
City Year San Jose and Silicon Valley adds Ragu Bhargava to its Board
City Year San Jose/Silicon Valley, a nonprofit group recruiting young adults to be full-time tutors and mentors, has added Ragu Bhargava, co-founder/CEO of Global Upside, to its board.
Selina Tobaccowala Named to Redfin Board
Selina Tobaccowala, president/CTO at SurveyMonkey and Evite co-founder, has been named to the board of Seattle, Wash.-based real estate brokerage Redfin.
Innovari Names Preetha Nair President, India and Asia, Sales and Business Development
Austin, Texas-based Innovari, a electrical grid optimization company, has named Preetha Nair president, India and Asia, sales and business development.
The University of South Florida at Tampa Names Trushar Patel Assistant Professor of Urology
The University of South Florida at Tampa has named Dr. Trushar Patel assistant professor of urology.
The Animals and Society Institute Names Maya Gupta Executive Director
The Animals and Society Institute in Ann Arbor, Mich., a nonprofit public policy organization, has named Maya Gupta executive director.
Vuclip Appoints Apurva Desai CFO
Milpitas, Calif.-based Vuclip, a mobile video/media firm, has appointed Apurva Desai CFO.
Origami Logic Names Devan Batavia VP, Worldwide Sales and Channels
Origami Logic, a Menlo Park, Calif.-based marketing intelligence software company, has named Devan Batavia VP, worldwide sales and channels.
Manish Bhatia Joins Reston, Va.-Based Web Analytics Firm
Manish Bhatia has joined Reston, Va.-based Web analytics firm comScore as chief revenue officer.
Dilworth Paxson Names Ajay Raju CEO and Co-Chairman
Philadelphia, Pa.-based law firm Dilworth Paxson L.L.P. has named Ajay Raju, 43, a corporate lawyer at Reed Smit L.L.P., CEO and co-chairman.
ICU Medical Names Vivek Jain CEO and Chairman
San Clemente, Calif.-based ICU Medical, a provider of medical devices for oncology applications, has named Vivek Jain CEO and chairman.
Changes at Oregon Winery
Wine Spectator reports that Rajat Parr, longtime wine director of chef Michael Mina’s restaurants in San Francisco and co-founder of Sandhi Wines in Santa Barbara, Calif., is part of a partnership team that is now managing Evening Land, a winery that has produced some of Oregon's highest-rated Pin
Jamshedpur Plant Completed
Japan-based Kyocera Corp. said construction is completed on the company’s first manufacturing plant in India. The opening ceremony was held Feb. 17 for a precision tools plant in Jamshedpur.
Genband Acquires uReach
Frisco, Texas-based Genband, a developer of multimedia and cloud communications solutions, has acquired Holmdel, N.J.-based uReach Technologies, which provides a suite of voice, video and unified messaging solutions.
Blueocean Adds Cognicient
India-based research and analytics firm Blueocean Market Intelligence has acquired Cognicient, a U.K.-based market research provider specializing in data integration.