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April 14, 2010

California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger signed an executive order establishing the Governor's Office of Economic Development and appointed Joel Ayala as the director of the new office.

Dennis Lower has been named the new president and chief executive office of the Center of Research, Technology and Entrepreneurial Exchange. Currently, Lower serves as vice president of planning and development and director of InterTech Science Park for the Biomedical Research Foundation of Northwest Louisiana. He will start at CORTEX in May.

Wisconsin Department of Commerce Secretary Dick Leinenkugel has resigned as secretary of the Department to pursue a new opportunity.

California, Missouri, Wisconsin