November 1, 2000
UltraLink, a Costa Mesa manager of Web-enabled employee benefits administration, said Tuesday that Philip Hashway has been promoted to president. The company said in a news release that Hashway, a former senior director for Compaq Computer Corp., will continue as chief operating officer of the operation created by the July merger of UltraLink and IBenefits Inc. in El Segundo. Hashway also had been worldwide service logistics director for Dell Computer Corp.
May 19, 2000
* Kelvin Duckett has been named chief executive and president of MDS Inc., a Los Angeles-based producer of Web-based video. Duckett has been a founder and executive of several post-production companies, including 525 Post. * U.S. Bank, the Minneapolis-based financial services company that is moving into the Southern California market, has named Lori Bell a manager of the bank's business development in Los Angeles, Orange County and San Diego.