RightNow Adds To Board

RightNow Technologies Inc., a publisher of hosted customer relationship management applications, reported Thursday that it has appointed Allen E. Snyder to its board of directors. Snyder, who formally joined the board on Wednesday, is currently the chief executive officer at Aepona, a global supplier of service-layer products and solutions to telecommunications companies. He previously served as CEO of Carrier Access Inc. and as chief operating officer of Openwave Systems Inc. RightNow said Snyder will fill a on its board until the company's 2011 annual stockholders' meeting. He will also serve on the board's compensation committee, the Bozeman, Montana-based company added.