Dan Griffin has left the position of director of product marketing and product management at Macola. Griffin served in the job from October 2013 through this month and it seems to me there was a decent amount of turnover in the software company's marketing leadership.
Many jobholders are threatened by automation. Personally I would like to see sports journalists largely replaced as robots could easily come up with such play-by-play commentary as "If they don't start scoring soon, it will be too late."
Enavate, a Dynamics AX VAR, has decided to bring its operations under one name. The company acquired MBS Dev and Celenia Software in December 2014 and continued to use the Celenia name in Europe while adopting the Enavate name here. Enavate spring to life in December 2013 under the name, Project AX.
Ray Barlow, VP of accountant solutions at Sage, is leaving the job he has held since August 2015. Barlow confirmed he is leaving the software company on April 12. He did not state his plans although there are reports that he will join XCM Services.
Xero has announced that it has recently passed one million subscribers. The New Zealand-based cloud software company said that it doubled its subscriber base in less than two years, adding nearly 300,000 in the last year.