Qualcomm Names CIO

San Diego-based Qualcomm has appointed a new Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer, the company said this morning. Qualcomms aid that it has named Mary Gendron as its new CIO, to lead the company's IT operation. Gendron was previously SVP and CIO at Hospira, and also has served at Celestica International, The Nielsen Company, Motorola and Bell Canada.