peopleware - PDF 1

Document Sample
peopleware - PDF 1 Powered By Docstoc
					                                                                                               content news

                                                                   Swets announced Henk C.J. Compier has been
                                                               appointed as director of its business unit, Swets Gateway.
                                                               Compier joins Swets from IDG Netherlands, where he
                                                               worked as sales director. In addition, Lorraine Ellery has
                                                               been promoted to publisher sales manager, Swets
I read work documents; I see PowerPoints; I listen to          Gateway. Ellery has worked at Swets for the last 7 years.
music; I watch movies; I read all my emails here, all my           SirsiDynix, a provider of library automation technology,
documents here.”                                                               announced the appointment of Brad Whittle
   For a new product, EverDesk isn’t really all that new. It                   as its new North American sales and
had its public debut at a DEMOfall conference in 2005. For                     marketing VP. Previously, Whittle was VP
the past 3 years, Spirine and the rest of the EverDesk team                    of sales and product management at
have been customizing, tweaking, and adding on a                               Alpha Bay.
multitude of features, including advanced IMAP support          Brad Whittle       Ingram Digital announced
for webmail applications and multilingual support.                             that Frank Daniels has been
EverDesk received a patent for its technology, and Spirine     named chief commercial officer of the
says it’s the only product of its kind for consumers. “Right   company, and Kent Freeman has been
now, EverDesk is unique because no other product on the        named COO. Daniels will be responsible for
market handles emails and other documents and files                            guiding all the commercial
                                                                                                                  Frank Daniels
together within the same file structure,” Spirine says.                        activities of Ingram Digital.
   The updated versions of EverDesk Optima and                                 Freeman will be responsible for overall
EverDesk Mail will be available for purchase on the                            production and technology activities.
EverDesk website starting April 1. There are also “lite”                           ON24, Inc., a provider of webcasting and
versions of both applications that can be downloaded           Kent Freeman
                                                                               virtual events solutions,
for free. Spirine says the EverDesk team will continue                         announced that Ben Sullivan
test-driving new features for now, with an eye on possible     has joined the company as VP of channel
partnerships to increase synergy between EverDesk and          sales. Most recently, Sullivan held the
the applications it organizes. Spirine thinks a web-based      position of executive director of wholesales
company such as Google might be an ideal future partne
Shared By:
Description: A global leader in serving libraries of all types, ProQuest LLC (“ProQuest”) supports the breadth of the information community with innovative discovery solutions that power the business of books and the best in research experience. More than a content provider or aggregator, ProQuest is an information partner, creating indispensable research solutions that connect people and information. Through innovative, user-centered discovery technology, ProQuest offers billions of pages of global content that includes historical newspapers, dissertations, and uniquely relevant resources for researchers of any age and sophistication—including content not likely to be digitized by others.
ProQuest creates specialized information resources and technologies that propel successful research, discovery, and lifelong learning.