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Zapier Taps Google Docs Co-Founder as Chief Product Officer

Zapier, a startup whose software connects different types of applications to automate personal computing tasks, has hired Google veteran Jonathan Rochelle as its new chief product officer, a company spokesperson told The Information exclusively in advance of an official announcement Thursday.  Mike Knoop, co-founder and chief product officer at Zapier, is moving to a new position leading the...

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