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HERE, the international mapping tech company with a large Chicago presence, has hired Sandy Hogan as its senior VP and general manager for North and Latin America. Hogan, who previously worked as a VP at Cisco, will be based in Chicago.

Vivid Seats

Chicago-based online ticket marketplace Vivid Seats announced that Robert Rotondo has been named VP of contact center operations. Rotondo joins Vivid Seats from Capital One, where he served as VP of consumer, small business and digital servicing for its credit card division.


Andee Harris, the chief engagement officer at Chicago-based HighGround, has been named the company’s CEO after Vip Sandhir announced he’s stepping down from the role. Sandhir will remain on the company’s board of directors.


Chicago-based CareerBuilder announced that it has named Anthony Dupree as its CIO and CISO. Dupree previously served as the CIO and CISO of Novitex.

G2 Crowd 

G2 Crowd announced that Ryan Bonnici has joined the company as chief marketing officer. Bonnici was previously the senior director of global marketing at Boston-based HubSpot. Bonnici has also held marketing leadership roles at Salesforce, Microsoft and ExactTarget.


Chicago startup OfficeLuv, an office supply and grocery management provider, announced it has hired Angela Ripinski as VP of marketing and Jacob Gafner as VP of operations. Ripinski was previously the director of B2B marketing at Grubhub, and Gafner was the director of national operations at Shyp.


Chicago-based Jellyvision, a maker of interactive benefits communication software, announced it has hired Chad Schneider as its first-ever director of channel sales. Most recently, Chad served as chief sales officer at Code SixFour, a cloud-based consulting platform for benefit brokers.

Outcome Health

Chicago’s Outcome Health announced that it has promoted Nandini Ramani, who joined the company from Twitter in 2017, to COO. Ramani’s promotion comes as previous COO, Vivek Kundra, left the company amid Outcome’s current fraud investigation.