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Kimball Electronics Announces Internal Promotions, Executive Retirements

Kimball Electronics Announces Internal Promotions, Executive Retirements

JASPER, Ind., June 30 (Korea Bizwire) — Kimball Electronics, Inc. (NASDAQ: KE), (the “Company”), today announced two new internal promotions conducive to the Company accelerating its strategic growth plans. Effective July 1, 2020, Steve Korn has been promoted to the newly-created position of President of Global Electronics Manufacturing Services (EMS) Operations, and Lee Kemper has [...]

LeddarTech Enhances Management Team with the Appointment of 4 Executives with Expertise in Strategic Partnerships, Product Management, Production and Supply Chain

LeddarTech Enhances Management Team with the Appointment of 4 Executives with Expertise in Strategic Partnerships, Product Management, Production and Supply Chain

QUEBEC CITY, March 24 (Korea Bizwire) – LeddarTech®, an industry leader in LiDAR technology who provides the most versatile and scalable auto and mobility LiDAR platform in the market, is pleased to announce the addition of four executives to the corporation. In keeping with the growth and vision of LeddarTech, these individuals will each be leading a division [...]

Executive Job a Pipe Dream for Most Bankers

Executive Job a Pipe Dream for Most Bankers

SEOUL, Nov. 13 (Korea Bizwire) — Recent data has confirmed that it is almost impossible for bankers to reach executive positions. According to the Financial Supervisory Service’s Financial Statistics and Information System, out of 230,595 employees working in the country’s financial sector, including banks and insurers, as of the end of June, only 2,969 were [...]

PwC Study Shows Four Out of Five Executives Surveyed (84%) Report Blockchain Initiatives Underway

PwC Study Shows Four Out of Five Executives Surveyed (84%) Report Blockchain Initiatives Underway

LONDON, Aug. 28 (Korea Bizwire) — 84% of executives surveyed by PwC, report blockchain initiatives underway – 15% fully live. The new research from PwC – Blockchain is here. What’s your next move? – surveyed 600 executives in 15 countries and territories, on their development of blockchain and views on its potential. As blockchain rewires [...]

Samsung Electronics Announces Promotion of Executives

Samsung Electronics Announces Promotion of Executives

SEOUL, Nov. 16 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Electronics Co. announced a reshuffle of executives Thursday as a follow-up step to the appointment of new heads of its major business divisions late last month. Through the regular reshuffle, the South Korean tech giant has promoted 221 executive-level employees, 99 of them from the crucial chip-making division, [...]

Hitachi Vantara Deepens Industrial IoT and Services Bench with New Executive Appointments

Hitachi Vantara Deepens Industrial IoT and Services Bench with New Executive Appointments

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Oct. 3 (Korea Bizwire) — Hitachi Vantara, a wholly owned subsidiary of Hitachi Ltd. (TSE:6501), today announced the appointments of two new executives to support the company’s industrial internet of things (IoT) and services portfolios. Brad Surak has been named chief product and strategy officer (CPSO), overseeing the development of Hitachi Vantara’s [...]

Glass Ceiling Still Omnipresent at Korean Corporations

Glass Ceiling Still Omnipresent at Korean Corporations

SEOUL, July 28 (Korea Bizwire) – “We just put the biggest crack in that glass ceiling yet,” said Democratic presidential nominee Hilary Clinton during the Democratic convention in Philadelphia on Tuesday.  Korea cracked a similar glass ceiling in 2012, with President Park Geun-hye becoming the first woman president of Korea. But according to experts, Korea [...]