Openings and New Hires at Spectrio, Apple, GroundTruth
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Spectrio Appoints Former Google Exec as CEO
Dax Brady-Sheehan has joined Spectrio as Chief Executive Officer. Prior to his role as CEO at Spectrio, Brady-Sheehan was Head of Traditional Media at Google for approximately two years. Before Google, he held several other leadership roles at media technology companies such as Vice President & General Manager at G/O Digital and Vice President of Operations at Hearst.
Apple Poaches Google SVP to Lead AI Efforts
John Giannandrea has left Google to join Apple to lead artificial intelligence and machine learning strategy there. Giannandrea will report directly to Apple CEO Tim Cook. Before joining Apple, he was Senior Vice President of Engineering at Google for over eight years.
New AI Chief at Google
Early Google employee Jeff Dean takes the helm of Google’s entire artificial intelligence business unit. Dean is a Google veteran, having spent almost 19 years at the company. His roles at Google have varied over the years, including co-founding Google Brain, Google’s deep learning artificial intelligence research team.
Looking for a job? Here are some openings!
GroundTruth is hiring a vice president of engineering.
Dropbox is hiring a product marketing manager.
Factual is hiring a head of people operations.
Instacart just scored $150 million in funding and is hiring for a bunch of positions.
Geoffrey Michener writes the biweekly Movers & Shakers column for Street Fight. Geoff is the founder and CEO of dataPlor, an emerging market data intelligence company.
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