- Thursday, 24 October 2013
- News and Analysis
Nonprofit software vendor Abila has added three members of its executive team. It might be a little newsier if they had come from outside the company, but all had held executive positions at Avectra, which Abila acquired in August, and two of them had the same title at the former employer. The three are Russ Odom as SVP and general manager of netForum Enterprise, Craig Dellorso as its chief customer officer and Jay Love as senior vice president. Abila was formed this year after its backer, Accel-KKR, acquired the former Sage Nonprofit Solutions. Both Odom and Dellorso will be working with netForum, acquired when Abila purchased Avectra. Dellorso had been with Avectra since January 2006 and had held the same title he now has with Abila since February 2012. Odom was Avectra's CFO from 2008 until August. Love had the same title with Avectra since August 2012, is also founder, and currently CEO of Bloomerang, a position he has held since September 2012. Odom's retention is the biggest news since CFOs at acquired companies can be awfully expendable.Read more...