SAP has named DJ Paoni as president of SAP North America. He takes over responsibility for day-to-day operations, strategy and profitability in the United States and Canada. He takes over the position held by Jennifer Morgan for nearly four years.
Epicor Software has hired Colleen Langevin as chief marketing officer. She replaces former CMO Celie Fleischaker, who had a 20-year career with Epicor, left the company in November, shortly after the arrival of new CEO Steve Murphy.
A report this week says that scientists have been able to reverse Alzheimer's Disease in mice. Great, just what we need a way to improve the memories of mice. "Oh yeah, now I remember; don't go for the cheese if it's lying on a piece of wood."
Now known as Oracle NetSuite, the cloud software organization had been a fast-growing business when it was independent. But according to EVP Jim McGeever since it was acquired by Oracle in November 2016, its growth is now even faster.
Australia-based Reckon, which markets low-cost cloud accounting software, reported results for 2017 that were dramatically changed by divesting much of its business. Reckon had a profit of about $6.1 million for the year ended December 31, up 30 percent from the past year.