Peopleware: Content Industry Staffing News for the Week of October 14

Oct 14, 2010

Telligent named Wendy Gibson to the position of chief marketing officer. Gibson was most recently vice president of business development at Oracle Insurance, and will henceforth be responsible for Telligent's global marketing strategy. She has also served as CMO for Skywire Software and vice president of product marketing for Handango.

AOL announced the appoint of two executives. Kathy Andreason will join the company as its Chief People Officer. She has more than 15 years of experience in human resources and will oversee global HR strategy and leadership. Andreason most recently served as senior vice president and chief HR officer at Orchard Brands.

AOL is also appointing Lauren Hurvitz as its head of corporate communications. Hurvitz has more than 20 years of experience in communications strategy and has experience as executive vice president of corporation communications & public affairs with MTV Networks, as well as nine years with communications firm Robinson Lerer & Montgomery.