ACTIVE Network Names VP

San Diego-based ACTIVE Network said Monday that it has named Rick Binford as VP of Strategic Marketplace Development of its Business Solutions Group. Active, which operates a range of cloud-based registration, event management, and other similar services for sports, community groups, centers, and others, said Binford joins the company from Experient, a full services event management services provider. Active said Binford was President of the Event Management Services division at Experient, and has more than 20 years of experience in the meetings and events industry.