COO Moves this week include:
|HawkEye 360 Inc.||Avidbank Holdings, Inc.||Northland Communications|
|Guggenheim Partners||AT&T Inc.||HKA|
|EastGate Biotech Corp.||Duke Realty Corporation||Essex Property Trust, Inc.|
|Lucky Eight Media|
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HawkEye 360 Inc. [HERNDON, VA] announced that Robert Rainhart has been promoted to Chief Operating Officer. Before the promotion, Rainhart served as Executive Vice President of Engineering. Prior to HawkEye 360, Rainhart held various engineering and technical leadership roles with RT Logic and Harris Corporation.
Northland Communications [SEATTLE, WA] announced that it has appointed Andy Parrott as Chief Operating Officer. Parrott joins Northland from Altice USA, where he most recently served as the Senior Vice President of Operations for their technical services division. Prior to Altice, Parrott spent 14 years at Suddenlink Communications where he served as the Corporate Vice President of Technical Operations.
Guggenheim Partners [CHICAGO, IL] announced that Gerald Donini, Co-CEO of Guggenheim Securities, has taken on the additional role of Chief Operating Officer of Guggenheim Partners. Donini joined Guggenheim Securities in September 2014 from Barclays Capital, where he served as Chief Operating Officer of the bank’s global corporate and investment banking business. Donini previously served as Global Head of Equities at Barclays and Lehman Brothers, serving on the Executive Committees of both firms. Donini has served as Co-Chief Executive Officer of Guggenheim Securities since 2015.
AT&T Inc. [DALLAS, TX] (NYSE: T) announced that John Stankey has been appointed president and chief operating officer of AT&T Inc., effective Oct. 1. Stankey will also continue serving as CEO of WarnerMedia. Stankey joined AT&T in 1985 and has served in a variety of leadership roles, including: corporate strategy and M&A; media and entertainment; operations, IT and technology; consumer mobility, broadband and TV; and enterprise business.
HKA [LONDON and PHILADELPHIA, PA] announced that Simon Moon has joined the firm as Partner and Chief Operating Officer. Prior to joining HKA, Moon was at Atkins, a member of the SNC-Lavalin Group, for over 20 years where he held several senior management positions, most recently, as CEO of its Middle East and Africa business.
Duke Realty Corporation [INDIANAPOLIS, IN] (NYSE: DRE) announced that Steven W. Schnur has been promoted to Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. Schnur has been with Duke Realty since 2003 when he joined the company’s Chicago office as Vice President of Leasing. In 2004, Schnur was promoted to Senior Vice President, Chicago and, in 2015, was named Executive Vice President, Central Region. In 2017, Schnur was promoted to Senior Regional Executive Vice President. Schnur is a member of the company’s Executive, Investment, Internal Finance and Operating Committees. Prior to joining Duke Realty, Schnur spent nearly five years as Director of Real Estate for Opus North Corporation.
Essex Property Trust, Inc. [SAN MATEO, CA] (NYSE: ESS) announced that it has named John Burkart to Chief Operating Officer. Since May 2015, Burkart has served as Senior Executive Vice President. From 2011 to 2015, Burkart served as Executive Vice President of Asset Management. Prior to that he held various executive roles in the Company’s Operations, Asset Management and Private Equity groups since 1996.
Lucky Eight Media [WILMINGTON, DE] has recently promoted Shaan Patel to the position of Chief Operating Officer. Shaan Patel started with the company as a Business Analyst and was quickly promoted through the ranks of the company, with his most recent appointment being named Director of Operations.