Sales and Marketing People On The Move – 4/19/2013 to 4/23/2013

Michael Branigan was recently appointed as the vice president of Marketing and Product Innovation for Bruster’s® Real Ice Cream. He had previously worked as the vice president of Marketing for Sizzler USA.  Branigan will share with the team extensive experience in the field that he had gained from working with companies like Mongolian Grill, Hooters of America, and Carl’s Jr.  There’s more about his appointment on this news link.

Move, Inc. recently welcomed Ray Picard as their new executive vice president of sales. He was previously with EMC Corporation, where he was the vice president of Americas, handling the Information Intelligence Software Group. Picard had also served as the VP of worldwide field operations at Hara Software. There’s more about his appointment on this news link.


UTi Worldwide Inc. was recently joined by Pat Cooney as the company’s new regional vice president for sales and marketing for their Asia-Pacific region operations. He had previously worked with PACCESS LLC, where was Vice President of Sales and Marketing. Cooney was also with CEVA Logistics, and will contribute to the team more than two decades of experience in the field. There’s more about his appointment on this news link.

Regatta Solutions recently designated Yolanda Sepulveda as their new Director of Marketing. She will share with the team her comprehensive experience, spanning more than ten years, in doing strategic planning for public and private agencies. Sepulveda is a graduate of California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo. There’s more about her appointment on this news link.

ShoreTel® recently appointed Emma McCormack as the company’s new Director of Marketing, APAC. She was formerly part of Avaya, where she served as Marketing Programmes Manager. McCormack had been with Avaya for nine years. There’s more about her appointment on this news link.

Urban Pace recently welcomed Joni Denyes as the company’s new Director of Marketing. She comes to Urban Pace from Odell Brewing Company, where she was part of the marketing team for about a decade.  Denyes earned her Business degree from Michigan State University. There’s more about her appointment on this news link.

Hogg Robinson Group was recently named John Harvey as the company’s new Marketing Director.  He became part of the company back in 1979, and later on worked with the technology sector. Harvey rejoined HRG in 2009. There’s more about his appointment on this news link.

Allied Payment Network recently welcomed Steve Paradine, as the company’s new senior vice president of Sales. He had previously worked with Fidelity National Information Services (FIS) where he held a variety of significant roles in the sales department. Paradine had also worked with BISYS Document Solutions where he was regional director of Sales. There’s more about his appointment on this news link.