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WPP, Sitecore form alliance on marketing software
Marketing

WPP, Sitecore form alliance on marketing software

WPP, the world’s largest communications services group, and Sitecore, a management software maker have announced a global strategic partnership, the WPP-Sitecore Alliance. The partnership brings together WPP’s existing Sitecore partners -AKQA, Cognifide, Globant, Mirum, Ogilvy, POSSIBLE, VML, and Wunderman – and creates a single team to work with Sitecore’s product, sales, and support teams to develop innovative, personalized customer […]

AkzoNobel’s third quarter revenue fell to EUR383 million
Global

AkzoNobel’s third quarter revenue fell to EUR383 million

Global paints and coatings manufacturer, AkzoNobel said its EBIT revenue for the third quarter fell drastically despite volume growth and nonorganic activities. EBIT revenue fell to EUR383 million compared to EUR442 million posted in the year before. The company explained that result was impacted by unfavourable currencies, temporary disruption to […]

Sue Clark, Patrick Thomas join AkzoNobel supervisory board
Global

Sue Clark, Patrick Thomas join AkzoNobel supervisory board

Paints and coatings giant, AkzoNobel has appointed Mrs. Sue Clark and Mr. Patrick Thomas to the Supervisory Board as announced on August 16, 2017. A request from AkzoNobel shareholder Universities Superannuation Scheme Limited (“USS”) was received on July 24 to nominate Mr. Eric Meurice for appointment to the Supervisory Board. […]

Harvey Weinstein resigns from his company’s board
Global

Harvey Weinstein resigns from his company’s board

Harvey Weinstein has stepped down from the board of his company following recent reports of allegations of sexual assault and harassment. In the wake of the reported scandals, the award-winning producer was fired as chairman of The Weinstein Company just last week. Mr Weinstein, 65, insists sexual relations he had […]

Penny Baldwin to head marketing at Qualcomm
Tech

Penny Baldwin to head marketing at Qualcomm

Qualcomm Incorporated said that Penny Baldwin has joined the Company as senior vice president and chief marketing officer (CMO), reporting directly to Steve Mollenkopf, chief executive officer of Qualcomm Incorporated. Baldwin brings more than 35 years of marketing and branding expertise, with experience across the full spectrum of marketing disciplines […]

Dish appoints Tim Messner as VP on legal matter
Global

Dish appoints Tim Messner as VP on legal matter

DISH Network has appointed Senior Vice President Tim Messner to the role of General Counsel. The company said Tim Messner succeeds Executive Vice President R. Stanton Dodge, who will be joining DraftKings as its chief legal officer. Messner assumes his role on October 23 and will report to DISH Chairman […]