Ellison drops CEO post, becomes Oracle executive chair and CTO

One of the most colourful people in the U.S. tech sector -- or any country's tech sector -- is stepping upstairs. Sort of. Oracle founder and CEO Larry Ellison suddenly announced Thursday that

Published on: September 18th, 2014 Howard Solomon

MTS looking for new CEO

Pierre Blouin will step down as CEO of Manitoba Telecom Services (MTS) later this year after nine years as the head of a telecom company that tried and failed to make a national

Published on: August 13th, 2014 Howard Solomon

A look back at our profile of RBC’s departing CIO

Lloyd’s Banking Group is reportedly poised to announce the appointment Morteza Mahjour, former chief information officer of the Royal Bank of Canada, as the British financial institution’s new CIO. The long-time RBC executive

Published on: July 9th, 2014 IT World Canada Staff

Primus Canada names new executive team for growth

The new CEO of Primus Telecommunications Canada has overhauled the carrier's executive team to achieve his goal of increasing the company's sales to small and medium businesses. "I'm looking for tremendous growth in

Published on: July 3rd, 2014 Howard Solomon

New head for FICO Canada

A Quebec city native has been appointed the new head of Canadian operations at predictive analytics software company. Kevin Deveau was named to the post this week by Fair Isaac Corp., more commonly

Published on: June 19th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Rogers re-engineers with new customer service strategy

Rogers Communications Inc. last week unveiled a multi-year plan to work on improving the company’s less-than-stellar reputation for customer service, while building its revenue and cash flow vis-a-vis its competitors. Rogers says the

Published on: May 26th, 2014 Andrew Brooks

Key Cisco executive moves on

Guido Jouret, vice president of Cisco and general manager of the company’s Internet of Things (IoT) group, has resigned. Cisco announced on Thursday that Jouret had left to “pursue a new opportunity.” A

Published on: May 9th, 2014 Andrew Brooks

Surprise at SAP change at the top

The future leadership of SAP AG is being forged now just ahead of the installation of the enterprise software company's sole CEO taking over. On Sunday the German company announced that its long

Published on: May 5th, 2014 Howard Solomon

New CEO at Ottawa metro networking provider BTI Systems

An Ottawa maker of software and systems for content and service providers has a new CEO. Colin Doherty is now the head of BTI Systems which makes management and control  software and optical switches used

Published on: April 8th, 2014 Howard Solomon