January 14, 2008, Bethesda, Md., USA - Marriott International, Inc. announced that it has created a new position, global diversity officer, and that Marriott veteran Jimmie Walton Paschall has been named senior vice president of external affairs and global diversity officer.
January 14, 2008, Plano, Tx., USA - LifeCare Holdings, Inc. named Wayne McAlister, a seasoned hospital operations executive with 38 years experience, President and Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately.
January 14, 2008, Warsaw, Poland - Stream Communications Network & Media Inc., a broadband cable company, announced that Andrzej Strehlau has been appointed President & CEO, and Vladimir Petrzilka has been appointed Chief Operating Officer of Stream Poland.
January 11, 2008, Toronto, Canada - The Empire Life Insurance Company announced the appointment of Leslie C. Herr as President and Chief Executive Officer of The Empire Life Insurance Company, effective April 1.
January 11, 2008, Valley Forge, Pa., USA - W. Terry Boston, executive vice president of TVA's Power System Operations, was named as PJM's new president and chief executive officer, effective February 4.
January 10, 2008, San Francisco, Ca., USA - Salon Media Group, Inc., an independent media company that publishes Salon.com, announced the appointment of Norman Blashka as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer.