People On The Move

People on the move is a weekly roundup of the promotions, hirings and other personnel happenings in Utah’s business community.

Salt Lake City–HireVue, provider of the most comprehensive AI-driven talent assessment suite and video interviewing solutions, has named Eric Boyd, CVP AI Platform at Microsoft,  to the HireVue Board of Directors. Mr. Boyd has spent nearly a decade at Microsoft leading large-scale efforts such as the Bing Ads engineering team, including the relevance AI, high-performance serving systems, and big-data analytics systems. In his current role as CVP AI Platform, he oversees development of the AI tools, infrastructure, hardware, big data systems and key data sets powering the machine-learning systems driving Bing, Bing Ads, and Microsoft Office. Earlier in his career, he served as Vice President of Engineering for Mochi Media and spent over nine years in engineering leadership roles at Yahoo!, where he was ultimately promoted to Vice President of Platform Engineering. He holds a B.S. in Computer Engineering and Mathematics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.


Salt Lake City– Rebecca Yates, licensed insurance broker, consultant and owner of Ark Insurance Solutions, LLC. recently participated in a vigorous discussion regarding the future of, (healthcare marketplace) hosted by Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) in Washington, D.C. Ark Insurance Solutions was invited as one of 23 independent insurance agents and brokers form around the country to attend a round table meeting with Randy Pate, Deputy Administrator and Director if CMS, overseeing the health care exchange. A dedicated leader and forward thinker in the health insurance industry, Ms. Yates was the only attendee from Utah. She is honored to participate in this crucial discussion focused on making health insurance easier for all and providing the best possible support to customers. She is eager to be instrumental in creating improvements to streamline the system. Ms. Yates is very passionate about providing appropriate insurance coverage to her clients, taking the time to learn their needs and design unique programs. Her varied background and experience with both large self-funded groups and small fully insured groups brings a unique perspective to all of her endeavors. As the health insurance industry is always changing, she consistently takes the time to learn the changes and ensure that all of her clients are kept up to date.