Accio Adds New CEO

Xconomy Detroit/Ann Arbor — 

Ann Arbor, MI-based Accio Energy, a developer of technology for converting wind to energy without using turbines, announced yesterday that it has added Jennifer Baird as its chief executive officer. Baird most recently served as president and CEO of venture-backed Accuri Cytometers of Ann Arbor, a maker of affordable instruments for examining microscopic particles in the life sciences space. The Accio announcement notes that Baird will help drive the company’s next stage of growth and development.