Connextions has announced two senior management positions: Steven Russell has been named chief financial officer and Christopher Gates is senior vice president of operations and finance.
Russell, 48, served previously as CFO of Atlanta-based Pathfire, a digital media distribution company. In addition, he has been in strategic financial positions at Ford Motor Co., Seagram and Lucent Technologies. He holds an MBA from Harvard Business School. Gates, 37, served previously in several positions at Sitel Corp., most recently as co-chief operating officer and regional controller. During his tenure, the back-office processing firm grew from $70 million to $480 million before it was sold to ClientLogic Corp. last year. Gates holds a bachelor's degree in finance from Creighton University.
Orlando, Fla.-based Connextions serves a large healthcare client base with its customer relationship-management products. -- by Jean DerGurahian/ HITS staff writer
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