Hank Boughner joined H.I.G. Ventures as managing director.
The Cobb Community Bank named John Scherer as local market president.
Rita Carson Guest President and Director of Design at Carson Guest Inc. has been appointed as Georgia’s first registered interior designer and the first interior designer appointed to serve on the Georgia Board of Architects and Interior Designers.
The following appointments have been made at Jones Day: Bryan E. Davis, Partner, as well as John R. White as of counsel and Bruce G. Luna II and Patricia J. Luna as associates from the Charlotte, N.C., office of Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft.
Grady Health System appointed Otis L. Story as president and CEO.
Jaduka, a provider of web-integrated communication tools that enable businesses to improve operational processes and better acquire and retain customers, named Ken Adams Vice President of Business Development.
Zyman Group has named Gary Bassell as managing principal.
The following appointments have been made at Optimi: Andrew Button, Vice President of Sales, Asia-Pacific and Ben Gardiner, Vice President of Sales, Middle East & Africa and India. Button and Gardiner bring more than 30 years of combined industry experience to Optimi and will be responsible for directing sales, customer support and business development initiatives.
John Wheeler joined medical software company ECast as Chief Financial Officer at its Raleigh office.
Inlet Technologies, a Raleigh company that specializes in advanced video-encoding technology, appointed Neil Selvin as chief operating officer.
Rhonda B. Doiron joined Raleigh software company Intervolve as vice president of development and chief technology officer.
The following appointments have been made at Silverpop: Jim McCormick, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer and Jeff Newlin, Senior Vice President, Global Sales and Client Services.
Steelbox Networks Inc. has named Ken Barwick, Chief Operating Officer; Graham Wood, Chief Financial Officer; and David Gerulski, Vice President, Marketing.
Rami Doron was appointed Chief Operating Officer of Sapiens International which provides information technology solutions that modernize business processes and enable insurance organizations to adapt quickly to change. Sapiens has a regional office in Cary, NC.
Viscom International Inc. has named: Christina Steiner, Vice President of New Business Development and Lourdes Fusaro Norton, General Manager, Consumer Products.
Jeff Mango has been appointedPresident of the Georgia/Alabama region for Verizon Wireless.
Izenda named Steve Bachman Vice President of Sales.
The following appointments have been made at ViTrue Inc.: Robert Sanders, Chief Technology Officer; Gloria Griessman, Vice President of Market Development; and Kelly Hollis, Vice President of Content and Distribution.
Optimi appointed Rich Pond Senior Vice President, Sales, North America.
Steve Sheinbaum has been named Vice President of Sales, Americas at Marshal Inc. , a provider of integrated email and internet content security.