Ahead of Computer Science Education Week in November, Duke University
Computer Scientist Jeffrey Forbes was named chair of the Association for
Computing Machinery (ACM) Education Policy Committee. Here, we speak with Forbes about the educational pipeline and workforce in the computer science industry.
Ericka Pittman could be called the perfect example of a driven career
woman. But there’s a lot more to Pittman than that description. Pittman,
who was recently promoted from VP Business Development at Combs Wine
& Spirits to Vice President of the Chairman’s Office at Combs
Enterprises, has many facets to her.
Nielsen Holdings this week announced the promotion of Angela Talton to Chief Diversity Officer. Previously, Talton served as Senior Vice President, Global Diversity and
Inclusion, and she will continue to oversee Nielsen's diversity and
inclusion programs including supplier diversity, training and employee
Keisha Taylor was appointed senior vice president-integrated marketing
at Learfield Sports. She has been with Turner Broadcasting for the
past 10 years, most recently as senior director of entertainment
marketing for TNT and TBS.
Vivienne C. La Borde has been appointed Director of Government and
Community Engagement for Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts (LCPA) where she will manage relations between LCPA and the city, state and federal
government, reinforcing Lincoln Center’s role as a civic institution as
well as a performing arts center.