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Gordon is EMC Isilon’s chief operating officer | On the Move

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Barbara Gordon was named chief operating officer at data-storage company EMC Isilon in Seattle.

Gordon is the former head of Microsoft’s global Customer Service and Support organization. Before that, she was based in Paris, where she managed Microsoft’s enterprise and partner group sales for EMEA.

She also has held senior-level executive positions at companies such as AT&T, Digital Equipment and Sun Microsystems.

Arenas: Rick Comeau was named assistant general manager and director of operations at Comcast Arena at Everett.

Cruise lines: Retired Rear Adm. Keith Taylor was appointed senior vice president for both Holland America Line and Seabourn, Seattle.

Design: Shaun Darragh was hired as senior lighting designer for the Seattle Lighting Studio at Interface Engineering, Seattle.

Digital marketing: Karim Meghji was named chief product officer and vice president of engineering at buuteeq, Seattle.

Health care: James Fitzgerald joined EvergreenHealth in Kirkland as its in-house district general counsel.

Law: Lindsey McReynolds joined Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt in Seattle as chief client relations officer. Kathleen Petrich joined Miller Nash in Seattle as a partner.

Nonprofits: Marcia Barker joined Easter Seals Washington in Seattle as chief development officer. Robert Webb was appointed chief executive of the Technology Business Management Council, Bellevue.

Public television: Rob Dunlop was appointed interim president and chief executive of KCTS Television, Seattle.

Technology: Phil Sorgen was appointed corporate vice president of the Worldwide Partner Group at Microsoft, Redmond.

Title insurance: Tammy Woodruff was hired as account executive at WFG National Title of Washington, Seattle.

Travel: Helene Poirier was appointed director of sales, Eastern Canada, at Paul Gauguin Cruises, Bellevue.

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Tammy Woodruff was hired as account executive at WFG National Title of Washington in Seattle. The name of the company was incorrect in this article.

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