DUBLIN, Ohio, May 20, 1994--K. Wayne Smith, OCLC president and CEO, has announced the following appointments at OCLC:
Don Muccino has been named executive vice president and chief operating officer. In this new position he assumes major responsibility for OCLC's day-to-day operations. Mr. Muccino joined OCLC in 1975 and was most recently vice president for information services.
Phyllis Spies has been named vice president of member services, sales and international. In addition to her roles in sales and international, Ms. Spies will assume responsibility for OCLC's external relationships with groups such as RONDAC, Users Council, advisory committees, the Library of Congress, the American Library Association and others. Ms. Spies joined OCLC in 1973 and was most recently vice president of marketing and sales.
Rick Schwieterman will have his responsibilities expanded as vice president of finance and administration. Mr. Schwieterman joined OCLC in 1992 as vice president of finance.
Continuing in senior management positions are Gary Houk, vice president, OCLC services; Mary Landers, vice president, legal, and general counsel; Rick Noble, vice president, reference services; and Lee D. Olvey, vice president and assistant to the president.
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