ITHAKA ( is pleased to announce that Kate Wittenberg has been appointed the new Managing Director of Portico (, effective September 1. Eileen Fenton, who successfully led Portico since its founding in 2002, will work closely with Kate over the coming weeks as Kate transitions fully into her new role and concludes projects for Ithaka S+R ( Eileen will continue in her role as ITHAKA’s Executive Vice President of Technology & Content Services.

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