CITGO Petroleum Corporation: The gasoline company named Dr. Nelson P. Martínez (pictured) as president and CEO. Additionally, Martínez had been appointed as chairman and member of the board of directors. These positions had previously been held by Alejandro Granado. Before being appointed to these roles, Martínez served as the managing internal director for Petróleos de Venezuela S.A.
RJD Green: The green services and products company has announced new officers and directors. Rex Washburn has been named as CEO. Washburn brings 23 years of senior management experience with 17 of those years as chief executive officer of both publicly held and private companies. The incoming COO is Ron Brewer. Brewer also also serves a board director. Michael La Lond has been named as CFO. Other appointees include Jerry Niblett, Eric English and Zahoor Ahmad as independent board directors.
Pentair: Amy Skoczlas Cole has joined the company as vice president of corporate citizenship. Prior to Pentair, Skoczlas Cole served as eBay’s most senior sustainability leader. Prior to eBay, Skoczlas Cole was vice president and co-founder of Conservation International’s Center for Environmental Leadership in Business.
The Izaak Walton League of America: Mike Leahy has been hired as the organization’s new conservation director. Leahy has worked for the Defenders of Wildlife since 2000 first as a staff attorney and then as the director of the Rockies and Plains region.
The Health Product Declaration Collaborative: John L. Knott Jr. has been named as the organization’s first executive director. Knott succeeds Meredith Elbaum who served as acting executive director of HPDC since its founding in fall 2012.
DriveCam: The driver risk management company has named Paul J. Pucino as executive vice president and chief financial officer. Pucino was previously the executive vice president and CFO of THQ, a worldwide developer and publisher of interactive entertainment software.
EcoEnvelopes: Kathleen Phillips has joined the eco-friendly mailing products company’s board of directors. Previously, Phillips was the general manager and vice president of marketing and sales at Aveso.