Canadian cloud firm poised for expansion with new capital, CEO

Carbon60 Networks, a Toronto-based cloud hosting company today announced that it has received fresh capital infusion and appointed a new CEO. The company, which has offices and data centres in Toronto and Kelowa,

Published on: April 2nd, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

Mozilla doubles down on damage control

Mozilla Foundation is paddling hard to clarify its position on same sex marriages as calls from the LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender) community for the ouster of the Firefox browser developer’s new CEO

Published on: April 1st, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

Top CEOs shy away from social networks

Some very well-known high tech executives are among the 70 per cent of CEOs of high profile companies that shun social media sites, according to a recent study conducted by Augure, a developer

Published on: December 10th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Acer needs a tablet expert: Analyst

In order to boost its revenues, Taiwan-based PC maker Acer Inc., needs a leader who knows the tablet market very well and is an expert in brand-building, according to an industry analyst. Acer

Published on: December 2nd, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Gates pleased with Microsoft’s CEO search progress

Microsoft Corp. co-founder Bill Gates said he is pleased with how the company has been conducting its search for a new CEO but he refused to give any hint on when the process

Published on: November 20th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Juniper’s new CEO has CIO roots

Juniper Networks today ended its five-month search for a new chief executive officer by naming someone with deep CIO roots to the position. Shaygan Kheradpir, chief operations and technology officer for British bank

Published on: November 13th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

CIOs speak on their leap to CEO seat

Kevin Horner never intended to become a CEO. The then CIO of aluminum producer Alcoa Inc., was in Florida with his wife in 2011, just before retiring from the company after 30 years

Published on: September 25th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Investors favour Mulally, Lawrie for Microsoft CEO post

Ford Motor Co. chief Alan Mulally and Mike Lawrie, CEO of Computer Sciences Corp. are the favoured replacement choices of influential Microsoft Corp. investors for the software company’s outgoing chief executive, Steve Ballmer.

Published on: September 10th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

CIO study says IT leaders could one day be CEOs

TORONTO – Canadian CIOs have all the key leadership competencies they need if they were motivated to one day take on a CEO job and running an entire enterprise, based on research findings

Published on: April 15th, 2010 Shane Schick