SEMPO Board Named

This year's SEMPO elections are complete, and a new board of directors for 2007 has been named:

  • Chris Boggs, Avenue A/Razorfish
  • Massimo Burgio, Global Search Interactive
  • Fionn Downhill, Elixir Systems
  • Dave Fall, DoubleClick Inc.
  • Duane Forrester, Sports Direct
  • Sara Holoubek, free agent consultant
  • Gordon Hotchkiss, Enquiro
  • Bill Hunt, Global Strategies International
  • Kevin Lee, Did-It
  • Jeffrey Pruitt, iCrossing
  • Tanya Rietze, Hewlett-Packard
  • Dana Todd, SiteLab
  • Dave Williams, 360i

The 13 board members were picked by SEMPO members from a record 37 candidates. Eight members are returning from last year: Boggs, Holoubek, Hotchkiss, Hunt, Lee, Pruitt, Todd, and Williams. The remaining five are new to the board this year. One-year terms for board members will begin in mid-March, when it will elect officers.

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