Industry Moves: BT Hires Ex-Googler Marks For Web Services

BT (NYSE: BT) has hired former Google (NSDQ: GOOG) OpenSocial developer advocate Kevin Marks as VP of web services at Ribbit, the Mountain View-based Web 2.0 call manager it bought last year for $105 million.

Ribbit has what it calls “an open platform for telephony innovation,