Tech veteran Terri Holbrooke joined RealNames Corp., San Carlos, Calif., in the new post of senior VP-corporate marketing. Ms. Holbrooke left earlier this year as president of corporate operations at Ziff-Davis, New York, after majority shareholder Softbank Corp. decided to break up Ziff-Davis. She earlier was VP-global marketing at Novell. Ms. Holbrooke will run marketing strategy and marketing programs at RealNames, which provides technology allowing Web users to visit a site simply by typing a corporate name or brand name into a browser or search engine. Ms. Holbrooke was recruited by RealNames President Mary Burnside, a former Novell executive.
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