Lanyon Names New CEO

Irving-based Lanyon, the provider of cloud-based software for the meeting and event industry, said today that it has named David Bonnette as its new Chief Executive Officer. Bonnette was most recently CEO of BigMachines, one of the portfolio firms of Vista Equity Partners, the owners of Lanyon. Bonnettee will also join Lanyon's board of directors. The new CEO appointment comes after Vista Equity Partners combined Lanyon with another of its businesses, the ACTIVE Network Business Solutions group. Bonnette also has served at Oracle and other companies.