C-Suite November, 2006

By Staff Report

Dec. 14, 2006

People moving into key executive positions

Robert Price has joined as CFO Prior to joining, Price was CFO at He also spent five years in several roles at PairGain Technologies, ultimately serving as senior vice president and CFO.
Laura Cha has joined the board of directors at Tata Consultancy Services. Cha is a member of the executive council of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region and nonexecutive chairman of HSBC Investment Asia Holdings Ltd.
Beatriz Prudden has been named director of operations for Primacy Relocation’s Chicago office. She has been with Primacy for seven years as a human resources generalist.
Patrick Wadlington has joined Birkman International as senior psychometrician. Before joining Birkman, Wadlington was senior psychometrician at Hogan Assessments and conducted research for the Department of Defense and Office of Naval Research.
Richard Carroll has been named vice president of U.S. operations for Primacy Relocation. Carroll has spent more than 18 years in the employee relocation field, eight of those with Primacy.
Travis Unwin has been promoted to vice president at Blue Ribbon Digital. Unwin joined Blue Ribbon in 2004 as managing director.
Daniel R. Gattis has joined the Jacobson Group as senior
president. Gattis has 30 years of insurance experience and has worked at the Life Office Management Association, KPMG International, Chalke Consulting and ARM Financial Group in various senior executive positions.

Chris Davis-Pipe has been named group vice president of
information technology at Crown Worldwide. Davis-Pipe joined Crown in 1997.

Kathryn Marinello has been appointed president and CEO of the Ceridian. Marinello previously was president and CEO of GE Fleet Services. She has also held positions at First Data Corp., First Bank System, Chemical Bank and Citibank.

Chuck Armstrong has been named division vice president of operations at Hiring Management Systems, a division of First Advantage Corp. Armstrong has 15 years of experience in the software industry.

Phillip D. Suiter has been named president and CEO of Gordian Health Solutions. Suiter most recently assisted Vanderbilt University Medical Center and the university’s Office of Technology Transfer on a software commercialization effort. In 2005, he served as president and CEO of Stinger Medical. His other positions have included director of development at Vanderbilt’s Center for Better Health, president and COO of NotifyMD and founder and executive vice president of Medical
Properties of America.

Jeffrey Campbell has joined Morton’s, the Steakhouse as vice president of chief people officer. From 1977 to 2003,Campbell has held a number of human resources positions with Darden Restaurant Cos., including director of employee relations for Red Lobster and the Olive Garden.

Marva Smalls has been appointed executive vice president of global inclusion strategy at MTV Networks.
Daniel K. Atler has been named interim CEO at Ikanos
Communications. Atler joined Ikanos as CFO in 2003. Before that, he was executive vice president of strategic business development at Silicon Image.
Neil L. Hazard has been named executive vice president, CFO and treasurer at Motient. Prior to joining Motient, Hazard was COO and CFO of Primus Telecommunications Group.

Jeffrey W. Epstein has been named general counsel and secretary at Motient. He previously was director, assistant general counsel for Capital One Financial Corp.

Gerry Davis has become regional managing partner for the Asia-Pacific division at Heidrick & Struggles. He joined Heidrick & Struggles in 1998.

William L. McComb has been appointed CEO of Liz Claiborne Inc. He previously was company group chairman at Johnson & Johnson.

Judith Vance has been appointed senior vice president and chief human resources officer at New York Life Insurance Co. Vance began her career at Aetna, where she served as in various human resources function. After more than two decades with Aetna, she moved to Prudential Financial, where she served in various human resource positions for seven years.

Larry Stanczak has been named COO of Yoh. Prior to joining Yoh, Stanczak led the sales and business development efforts for MarineMax. Before that, he was COO of Kforce.

Nate Segall has been named president-elect for the National Association of Information Destruction. Segall is currently vice president and COO of AccuShred. He previously served on the NAID board of directors, where he was chair of the public relations committee.

Richard N. Marshall has been named senior vice president and CFO of Southern Union. Marshall has been treasurer for Southern Union since 2001. Prior to that he served in various financial and regulatory roles for Pennsylvania Enterprise Inc.

John Kennedy has been promoted to vice president of operations support for Unicco. He joined Allied Services in 1978, and that company was later bought by Ogden Allied Services, which was then acquired by Unicco in 1996.

Marie Augsberger has joined MassMutual Retirement Services as COO. Augsberger comes from ING, where she most recently was head of customer service and operations for ING U.S. Retirement Services. Before ING, she held various leadership positions with Aetna.

Christopher B. Burnham has joined Deutsche Bank’s Deutsche Asset Management as managing director and vice chairman. Burnham was previously undersecretary-general of the United Nations. He joined the U.N. after four years with the U.S. Department of State, where he was acting undersecretary of state for management for Condoleezza Rice and assistant secretary of state for resource management and CFO of the State Department for Colin Powell.

Neil Glass has been appointed vice president of finance and operations for Ziff Davis’ consumer/small business group. He was previously director of finance for the group.

Lara Cunningham has been appointed managing director of
Waldron & Co.’s Portland, Oregon, office. Cunningham has more
than 15 years of human resources experience. Eleven of those
years have been with Waldron. Prior to her promotion, she was
the vice president and leadership team member for Waldron’s
Seattle headquarters.

Rebecca Maddox has joined the board of directors at Kenexa.
Maddox has held such positions as CEO of Capital Rose Inc.,
senior vice president of marketing with Capital Holding and
senior vice president of marketing with Citicorp.

Shirley David has been appointed director of diversity
initiatives at the Society for Human Resource Management. She
has 15 years of human resource experience. She most recently
was director of diversity at Constellation Energy.

Michael Gizzo has joined ORC Worldwide as CFO and chief
administrative officer. Most recently, Gizzo was managing
director for the Johnsson Group’s New York office.

Patrick Moneymaker has been appointed CEO of Kforce
Government Holdings Inc. Moneymaker is a retired U.S. Navy
rear admiral. He has also served as CEO of Ocean Systems
Engineering Corp.

Robert H. Brumley has been named president and CEO of
Motient. He previously was president and CEO of Pegasus

Robert Hanson has been promoted to president of North America
and the Asia-Pacific region at Levi-Strauss & Co. Hanson will
continue to lead the U.S. Levi’s brand as its president and
general manager, a position he has held since 2001.

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