Netflix names former Pixar CFO to board
Los Gatos, Calif. Netflix said Wednesday that former Pixar CFO Ann Mather will join its board of directors on July 1.
Mather will replace Greg Stanger, who is leaving the company July 1.
Mather was CFO of Pixar from 1999 to 2004.
Former Home Depot chief named non-exec chairman at NewPage
Miamisburg, Ohio Coated paper manufacturer NewPage Corp. said Tuesday it has named former head of Chrysler and Home Depot Robert Nardelli as non-executive chairman after the company’s chief executive and also its board chairman resigned.
NewPage did not provide a reason for the departures of CEO E. Thomas Curley and chairman Mark Suwyn. The VP of human resources Michael Edicola also resigned.
Nardelli is the current chief executive of Cerberus Operating and Advisory Co., which is an affiliate of NewPage’s controlling stockholder.
Nardelli said in a statement that he will be involved in an ongoing basis as NewPage searches for a new CEO.
7-Eleven deploys Softsave human resources technology
Dallas 7-Eleven is deploying Softscape Inc.’s Softscape for Retail talent management solution to better align and manage its approximately 30,000 employees in the United States and Canada.
Softscape offers comprehensive human capital management solution, providing complete employee-lifecycle management, including a core system of record, in a single platform.
7-Eleven will use Wayland, Mass.-based Softscape’s Retail solution to initially manage performance management, 360 multi-rater feedback, succession planning, compensation management, incentive compensation and workforce analytics.
“In our thorough assessment of available options, we felt the Softscape product was superior, especially related to compensation management,” said Scott Hintz, 7-Eleven’s VP compensation.