BookingPal Snags Execs from Mindspeed,

Irvine-based Bookingpal, which develops vacation rental distribution technology, has named a new COO and VP, the company said this week. According to the comapny, it has named Stephen Ananias as Chief Operating Officer and Brian Brown as Vice President of Business Development. Ananias was most recently SVP and CFO of Mindspeed Technologies, and also spent more than 11 years at Broadcom. Brown was most recently VP Business Development for and, and also served at Dominion Enterprises. Bookingpal's technology is used for distributing vacation home rental listings to online vacation rental and travel sites.