CEO Moves this week include:
|Healthx, Inc.||Sanmina Corporation||QCR Holdings, Inc.|
|Sharper Image||Big Lots, Inc.||PGA of America|
|Vera||SmartTouch®||Lattice Semiconductor Corporation|
|Freedom Bank of Virginia||Weyerhaeuser Company||QAD Inc.|
|OLEO, Inc.||Everest Insurance® International||DERMA E|
|Coolpad Technologies Inc.|
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Healthx, Inc. [INDIANAPOLIS, ID] announced the appointment of Gene Cattarina as new CEO. Most recently Cattarina was CEO of SafeOp Surgical, Inc.
Sanmina Corporation [SAN JOSE, CA] (NASDAQ : SANM) announced that Bob Eulau its Chief Executive Officer resigned from the Company. The Board of Directors unanimously voted to appoint Michael Clarke, a member of the Board of Directors since 2013, as Chief Executive Officer, effective October 1, 2018. Clarke was the President and Chief Executive Officer of Nortek, Inc. From 2005 until he joined Nortek, Clarke was Group President of Integrated Networks Solution.
QCR Holdings, Inc. [MOLINE, IL] (NASDAQ: QCRH) announced that Kurt Gibson will assume the role of Chief Executive Officer in addition to his role as President of Community State Bank, a wholly owned subsidiary of the company. Gibson succeeds Ron Nagel, who will transition to an advisory role and will serve CSB and clients on a part-time basis beginning in 2019. Gibson joined Community State Bank in 2017 as President and Director.
Big Lots, Inc. [COLUMBUS, OH] (NYSE: BIG) announced that Bruce K. Thorn a well-respected retail industry executive, has been named Chief Executive Officer and President. Thorn was most recently the President and Chief Operating Officer of Tailored Brands, Inc.
PGA of America [PALM BEACH GARDENS, FL] announced that Seth Waugh, a former Deutsche Bank Americas CEO, has been named Chief Executive Officer. Since 2017, Waugh has served as a Senior Advisor and then a Managing Director at Silver Lake.
Vera [PALO ALTO, CA] announced that Carlos Delatorre has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer. Delatorre most recently served as Chief Revenue Officer at MongoDB, Inc. Ajay Arora, Vera’s co-founder and founding CEO, will transition to serve as Chief Strategy Officer Prior to his role at MongoDB, Delatorre served several leadership roles including SVP of Sales at DynamicOps.
SmartTouch® [AUSTIN, TX] announced Robert Cowes will be assuming the role of President and Chief Executive Officer effective immediately. Cowes originally co-founded the company in 2010 as President and Co-founder with Alan Daniel, former CEO, who will now be stepping down to pursue other opportunities.
Lattice Semiconductor Corporation [PORTLAND, OR] (NASDAQ: LSCC) announced the appointment of Jim Anderson as the Company’s President and Chief Executive Officer, and to the Company’s Board of Directors, effective September 4, 2018.. Anderson joins Lattice from Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) where he served as the General Manager and Senior Vice President of the Computing and Graphics Business Group.
Freedom Bank of Virginia [FAIRFAX, VA] (OTCQX: FDVA) announced that Joseph J. Thomas has been appointed as its President and Chief Executive Officer. Thomas was most recently President and CEO of Bay Bancorp. Thomas succeeds Craig Underhill as President and Chief Executive Officer.
Weyerhaeuser Company [SEATTLE,WA] (NYSE: WY) announced that Doyle R. Simons has elected to retire, and its board of directors has appointed Devin W. Stockfish as president and chief executive officer, effective Jan. 1, 2019. Stockfish, currently senior vice president of the company’s Timberlands business, will join the company’s board of directors on Jan. 1, 2019, at which point Simons will step down from the board and become senior advisor until his retirement. Stockfish has been Senior Vice President, Timberlands, since Jan. 1, 2018. Previously, he served as the company’s Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, and as Vice President, Western Timberlands.
OLEO, Inc. [SEATTLE, WA] announced today that Skyler Bissell, former COO and co-founder at OLEO, will step up to the position of Chief Executive Office. Russell Stebbins, OLEO founder and former CEO will now command the role of Chief Products Officer.
Everest Insurance® International [NEW YORK] announced today the addition of Vincent Vandendael as CEO. Vandendael will lead all facets of the Everest Insurance® operations outside of North America. Prior to joining Everest, Vincent was Chief Commercial Officer at Lloyd’s of London responsible for all business development.
DERMA E [SIMI VALLEY, CA] announced that Brenda Wu has been selected as its new President and CEO. Wu will also become a member of the DERMA E Board of Directors. Wu joins DERMA E after more than a decade of success at L’Oréal. Most recently, Wu served as U.S. General Manager of Skinceuticals.