Qualcomm (NSDQ: QCOM) has named Bill Stone, the CEO of Handango, as the new SVP and president of its MediaFLO mobile TV subsidiary. Stone is replacing Gina Lombardi, who has led FLO TV for the past three years. Stone will join Qualcomm on Feb. 2. Handango, the company that sells smartphone applications and content, has promoted Alex Bloom from VP of content and international to the position of CEO and president. His appointment is also effective in February.
Qualcomm offered no reason for Lombardi’s departure, but Len Lauer, Qualcomm’s EVP and COO, said she has been “instrumental in enhancing FLO TV