by Meridith Levinson

Circor International Taps Ones to Watch Honoree as its New CIO

Dec 19, 20061 min

Rick Broughton
2006 Ones to Watch Honoree Rick Broughton (at left) accepted the newly created VP and CIO post at Circor International.  Broughton reports to David Bloss, chairman and CEO of the Burlington, Mass.-based provider of valves and fluid control devices. He most recently worked for Dunkin’ Brands as its VP of IT and director of IT strategy. Prior to Dunkin, he was CIO of Computerworld, CIO’s sister publication.

Ceridian Corp. hired Perry Cliburn as its new EVP and CTO. He reports to Kathryn Marinello, president and CEO of the human resources services provider. Cliburn most recently worked for Hewitt Associates as its SVP and CIO. Previously he held senior technology leadership positions with First Data and Arthur Andersen.

Osram Opto Semiconductors is transferring its CFO, Robert Wittgen, to the global CIO post for its parent company, Osram.