Active Network Sets Global Sales Exec

San Diego-based Active Network, the operator of a number of sports related registration and sports events management websites, said yesterday that it has named Kevin Biggs as its Executive Vice President of Global Technology Sales. Biggs joins the company from Blue Coat Systems, and also served at IBM. The company said that Biggs will lead its technology sales organization. Active Network sells its platform and services to endurance race events, marathons, sports leagues, parks and recreation departments, and many others.