Mindflash Hires Vet, Launches Private Beta

Santa Barbara-based, a provider of online training software for small businesses, said today that it has named Donna Wells as its new President and CEO. Wells was most recently CMO of The firm--which offers self-driven, online employee training courses--also said that it has launched into private beta. Mindflash said it has received funding from Investment Group of Santa Barbara (IGSB), although it did not disclose financial terms of that funding. Wells was CMO at until its acquisition by Intuit in 2009; she has also served at Expedia as Senior Vice President of U.S. marketing, Charles Schwab, Intuit, and American Express.