COO Moves this week include:
|AmeriLife Group, LLC||MainStreet Bancshares, Inc.||Palomar Holdings, Inc.|
|Castle Biosciences, Inc.||Cision||MSUITE|
|XSOLIS||Potbelly Corporation||Fusion Connect|
|AccountantsWorld||Northern Trust||CyrusOne Inc.|
|flyExclusive||FormFree®||Seneca Foods Corporation|
|Jetty||T3 Sixty||The Rollins, Inc.|
|CoreLogic®||KURA SUSHI USA, INC.|
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AmeriLife Group, LLC [CLEARWATER, FL] announced Tim Calvert as the company’s Chief Operating Officer. Prior to joining AmeriLife, Calvert served as Managing Director and Partner for Boston Consulting Group. Prior to joining BCG, Calvert served as the US Life & Annuity Insurance sector leader and the Chief Talent Officer for Industry Practices for Deloitte Consulting.
MainStreet Bancshares, Inc. [FAIRFAX, VA] (NASDAQ: MNSB) parent company of MainStreet Bank, announced the promotion of Lisa Kilgour to Executive Vice-President and Chief Operating Officer. Kilgour joined MainStreet Bank in 2017 and prior to that she served as Senior Vice-President of Operations for Middleburg Bank for 22 years. Kilgour was also Chief Operating Officer at Middletown Valley Bank and Vice-President of Operations for Farmers & Merchants Bank. Currently, Kilgour serves as the Chair of Virginia 1st and the Jack Henry & Associates Silverlake National Board.
Palomar Holdings, Inc. [LA JOLLA, CA] (NASDAQ: PLMR) announced that Britt Morries has been promoted to Chief Operating Officer. Morries is succeeding Jon Christianson, who assumed the role of Chief Underwriting Officer on August 1, 2020. Morries will continue to serve as Chief Technology Officer while the Company initiates a search for his replacement. Morries has served as Chief Technology Officer since joining the Company in August 2017. Prior to joining the Company, Morries served as Chief Technology Officer of Wellbeats, and previously, Morries served in senior management roles at John B. Collins Associates and Aon.
Castle Biosciences, Inc. [FRIENDSWOOD, TX] (NASDAQ: CSTL) announced that Kristen Oelschlager has been promoted to Chief Operations Officer. Oelschlager has served as the Company’s Senior Vice President of Clinical Operations since January 2018, previously serving as Vice President of Clinical Operations from 2013 to 2018. Oelschlager joined the Company as Executive Director of Operations in October 2008.
Cision [CHICAGO, IL] announced that Nicole Guillot has been promoted to Chief Operating Officer. Guillot was previously Cision’s President of EMEIA, Canada and LatAm. Previous to Cision’s acquisition of Canada Newswire, Nicole was President & CEO of Canada Newswire, a role she began in 2013 following two years as SVP of Global Products for PR Newswire.
MSUITE [CEDAR RAPIDS, IA] announced that Benny Baltrotsky has joined the company as Chief Operating Officer. Before joining MSUITE, Baltrotsky served as Chief Strategy Officer at eSUB Construction Software.
XSOLIS [NASHVILLE, TN] announced the addition of Chris Bayham as Chief Operating Officer for the organization. Most recently, Bayham served as Chief Information Officer on the senior leadership team of Brookdale Senior Living. Before that, Bayham served as Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer at Change Healthcare. Bayham has also held CIO roles for Cardinal Health at Home, AssuraMed, and UnitedHealthcare Specialty Benefits.
Potbelly Corporation [CHICAGO, IL] (NASDAQ: PBPB) announced the appointment of Adam Noyes as the Company’s Chief Operations Officer effective as of August 28, 2020. Prior to his most recent position, Noyes served in a variety of senior leadership roles with Checkers and Rally’s Restaurants.
Fusion Connect [ATLANTA, GA] announced that John Dobbins has joined the company as the new Chief Operating Officer. Dobbins previously managed the SD-WAN, SDN/NFV, Unified Communications, Fiber Transport and Cloud services at Windstream. Prior to Windstream, Dobbins held senior roles at leading companies like Earthlink, XO and Global Crossing.
AccountantsWorld [HAUPPAUGE, NY] announced that Behram Panthaki has joined the organization as Chief Operating Officer. Most recently, Panthaki was the Chief Product and Operations Officer at Frank Financial. Prior to Frank, Panthaki was the Global Head of Money Movement at Citibank. Before Citibank, Panthaki was the Head of Digital Payments and Platforms at JP Morgan Chase.
Northern Trust [CHICAGO, IL] (NASDAQ: NTRS) announced the appointment of Jane Western as chief operating officer of Front Office Solutions. Before being named COO, Western served on the Front Office Solutions leadership team since August 2019 and served as interim COO since December 2019. Western has had a distinguished professional career in operations and risk management for asset owners, including senior roles at Wilshire Associates, Fidelity Investments, Ameritech, The Boeing Company and The American Red Cross before joining Northern Trust.
CyrusOne Inc. [DALLAS, TX] (NASDAQ: CONE) announced that John Hatem will rejoin the Company on October 5, 2020, to serve as Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer. Until April 2019, Hatem served as CyrusOne’s Executive Vice President of Data Center Design, Construction and Operations. Hatem started his career as a network operations engineer, working with some of the largest financial institutions in the world, including JPMorgan Chase & Co. (formerly Bear Stearns & Co. Inc.), Deutsche Bank, and Morgan Stanley. Prior to joining CyrusOne in 2011, Hatem served as the director of design and construction for ConceptCSI Global Data Center Solutions.
Seneca Foods Corporation [MARION, NY] (NASDAQ: SENEA) announced the promotion of Paul L. Palmby to president and Chief Executive Officer. Palmby has served as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Seneca Foods since 2006.
Jetty [NEW YORK] announced the appointment of Sam Bonning as Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer. Bonning joins Jetty from Arcesium, where she held the role of Chief Operating Officer and Managing Director. Prior to Arcesium, Bonning worked at The Boston Consulting Group as a Principal in the Financial Services and Insurance practices.
T3 Sixty [SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, CA] has appointed Kelly White as chief operating officer, succeeding Tinus Swanepoel, who moves into the role of chief information officer, effective sept, 15, 20. Previously, Kelly served as senior vice president and head of T3 Talent, T3 Sixty’s executive recruiting and placement agency. Prior to joining T3, Kelly served as vice president at Sente Mortgage, director of talent attraction for Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate, chief operating officer at Austin, Texas, brokerage GoodLife Team and vice president of Keller Williams University at Keller Williams Realty International.
The Rollins, Inc. [ATLANTA, GA] (NYSE: ROL) announced that John Wilson, currently Rollins President and COO, will be promoted to the Company’s Vice Chairman, and Jerry Gahlhoff will be promoted to President/COO of Rollins, Inc. Gahlhoff most recently led the Rollins Specialty Brands team of HomeTeam, Clark, Northwest, Western Pest, Waltham Pest, OPC pest control companies as well as the Rollins Human Resources department.
CoreLogic® [IRVINE, CA] (NYSE: CLGX) announced that Patrick (Pat) Dodd has joined CoreLogic in the newly created position of Chief Operating and Growth Officer. Over the past three decades, Dodd has held progressively more senior executive leadership positions at Nielsen and predecessor companies, ultimately rising to Chief Commercial Officer of the Nielsen Global Connect division in January 2019. Previously, Dodd led Nielsen’s Global Markets Group. Prior to that, Dodd held numerous senior leadership positions, including serving as President of Nielsen Europe, China and Canada.
KURA SUSHI USA, INC. [IRVINE, CALIFORNIA] announced the resignation of Manabu Kamei from the Board of Directors and as Chief Operating Officer and the appointment of Hajime Uba as interim Chief Operating Officer, in addition to his role as Chief Executive Officer, effective as of August 26, 2020.