Beachbody Snags CIO From Red Bull

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Santa Monica-based health and fitness company Beachbody says it has named Bryan Muehlberger as the company's new Chief Information Officer. According to Beachbody, Muehlberger will lead its Enterprise Technology team, reporting to President and COO Robert Gifford. beachbody bull executive health fitness information technologyMuehlberger joins the company from Red Bull North America, where he was Chief Information Officer and Vice President of Information Technology.

Grindr Names New CTO

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Sliwka has previously also served at Beachbody, Yamaha, and Mazda. Los Angeles-based gay social networking app Grindr said today that it has named Lukas Sliwka as Chief Technology Officer. Sliwka has been at Grindr since October of 2013, serving as Vice President, Engineering. Grindr says it is developing a lifestyle destination for contemporary gay men, and says it now has more than two million active daily users in over 196 countries. READ MORE>>.

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GoCoin Raises $550,000 For BitCoin Purchases

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The seed funding came from former Facebook exec Owen Van Natta, Ooma founder Andrew Frame, BitAngels, Stephens Investment Management, Mikael Pawlo (Mr Green LTD), Jonathan Congdon (Beachbody), Ruvento Ventures, Ronnie Wee (IncuVest Pte.

ShoeDazzle Names Chief Marketing Officer

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Neiman was most recently at Beachbody, where she was Vice PResident of Online and eCommerce. Los Angeles-based ShoeDazzle , the online personalized shopping site headed by Brian Lee, said today that it has named Hope W. Neiman as Chief Marketing Officer. Neiman has also served at P90X, Disney, and Right Start. ShoeDazzle offers personalized shoe, handbag, and jewelry recommendations to consumers, and was co-founded by Kim Kardashian.

CyberDefender Hires Ops VP

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Evans was most recently at Product Partners, LLC/Beachbody, and also has served at LookSmart, where he was Director of eCommerce. Los Angeles-based CyberDefender , a developer of PC security, antispyware, and antivirus software, is expanding its management team today, saying it has hired on Neil Evans as Senior Vice President of Operations at the company. CyberDefender said that Evans reports directly to CEO Gary Guseinov.

Hack4LA Looks To Help Local Communities, Government

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Coaches and mentors from companies like Topspin Media, Citysearch, Beachbody, Lootsie, Datapop, and Carbon also are involved. Can your software skills help make your local community a better place? Could doing some coding over a weekend help improve your local government?

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