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TBED People and Orgs

May 15, 2013

Sean Greene has joined the Case Foundation as entrepreneur in residence. Greene most recently served as associate administrator for Investment and special advisor for Innovation at the U.S. Small Business Administration.

Jane Oates, assistant secretary for the Employment and Training Administration, which oversees the Job Corps program for the U.S. Department of Labor, has announced her resignation effective at the end of the month.

Euan Robertson has been appointed president and COO of MaRS Discovery District. Robertson joins MaRS from the New York City Economic Development Corporation

Doug Hockstad has been named the director of Tech Launch Arizona, the revitalized Office of Technology Transfer at the University of Arizona.

Sudarsanam Suresh Babu has been named the 11th University of Tennessee-Oak Ridge National Laboratory Governor's Chair. Babu will serve as Governor's Chair for Advanced Manufacturing. He begins on July 1.

Kalliat Vasaraj has been selected as Louisiana State University's vice chancellor of research and economic development.

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