DigitalBridge Tabs Former Novell CEO as Chairman

DigitalBridge Holdings Inc., publishers of a protected data-sharing platform, reported Monday that it has designated former Novell boss Robert J. Frankenberg as chairman of its board. The Orem, Utah-based firm said Frankenberg will help develop a growth strategy as the company looks to expand its presence in the education, justice and health care sectors. Frankenberg served as Novell Inc.'s CEO from 1994-96. Before that, DigitalBridge noted, he was vice president and general manager of Hewlett-Packard's Personal Information Products Group. Frankenberg originally joined HP in 1969 as a manufacturing technician, DigitalBridge added.