Monday’s People News


People NewsFormer MySQL Chief Lands at Eucalyptus [NY Times]

Yahoo Chief Technologist Sam Pullara Leaves To Become An EIR At Benchmark [TechCrunch]

Siri Hires Mobile Expert Gummi Hafsteinsson Away From Google [TechCrunch]

Aplicor LLC Names Scott Creighton CEO [Aplicor via BW]

Brian Mandel Joins Emtec as Executive Vice President, Public Sector [Emtec]

Cincinnati Financial Corporation Announces Information Technology Leadership Team [Cincinnati Financial]

FlexiSphere Names Bob DeSantis President & COO [FlexiSphere via PRN]


Jonathon Linner is CEO of Brightkite

Christopher Barge is director, global social media and technology for General Motors

Josh Williams is CEO of Gowalla

Joe Hayashi is vice president, Platform and Tools of Palm, Inc.

— Mark Feffer