Kintera Appoints CTO

San Diego-based Kintera said earlier this week that it has appointed a new Chief Technology Officer, Scott Crowder. Crowder joins the firm from Entriq, where he was Chief Operating Officer. Crowder has also served at Inktomi and Akamai. The firm said that Crowder will be responsible for end-to-end product development at the firm. Kintera is an operator of an online service targeted at allowing nonprofits and other organizations to manage their operations and fundraising.