Peopleware: Content Industry Staffing News for the Week of Nov. 4

Nov 04, 2010

CrownPeak is adding Anthony Bettencourt to its board of directors. Bettencourt was most recently the Chief Executive Officer of Autonomy Interwoven, and has also served as the CEO at Verity, Inc. In 2005, Bettencourt was awarded the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year award in the Software and Technology category in Northern California.

LinkedIn is bringing aboard Stan Meresman to join its board of directors. Meresman is also a board member at Riverbed Technology, Meru Networks, and HyTrust, and has previously served on the board of directors of a variety of other tech companies, including VMware and Polycom.

Yahoo is hiring former News Corp internet chief Ross Levinsohn to serve as an executive vice president, in which capacity he will oversee the company's US operations in the areas of media, advertising, and parternships. Levinsohn will replace Hilary Schneider, who departed the company last month.