Photo sharing site PhotoRocket chops staff, names Cockrill CEO

PhotoRocket, the photo sharing service that launched to much fanfare at the DEMO conference earlier this year, has cut about forty percent of its staff after hitting a financing wall, GeekWire has learned. As part of the cutbacks, Anna Collins — the former Microsoft general manager who joined the company as president in April —… Read More

Anna Collins

Former Microsoft GM Anna Collins named president of PhotoRocket

Anna Collins, a former general manager at Microsoft, has been tapped as president of PhotoRocket.  Collins spent the past seven years at Microsoft, helping to oversee the company’s Ad Center search advertising business. Prior to that, she worked with PhotoRocket founder Scott Lipsky at aQuantive. “PhotoRocket has demonstrated that they have the product, team and… Read More