International Education Corporation Appoints Chief Operating Officer

     International Education Corporation Appoints Chief Operating Officer

PR Newswire

IRVINE, Calif., Aug. 5, 2013

IRVINE, Calif., Aug. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --International Education
Corporation (IEC), a leading national provider of career education and
operator of UEI College and United Education Institute (UEI), has announced
the appointment of Joseph W. Fox as Chief Operating Officer (COO).

Fox is a seasoned senior-level executive with over 27 years of experience in
the postsecondary education sector. Prior to joining IEC, he founded Tall Oak
Learning, LLC and served as the President & Chief Executive Officer from 2008
– 2013. Tall Oak is the parent company of Southern Careers Institute, Inc
(SCI) which operates 7 Career Schools in Texas. He served as President and
Chief Executive Officer of SCI from 2009-2013. Prior to founding Tall Oak, in
late 2003 Fox founded Gryphon Colleges Corporation. He served as the President
and Chief Operating Officer and grew the company to more than 30 campuses over
a four-year period. The company later changed its name to Delta Career
Education Corporation.Prior to establishing Gryphon Colleges Corporation, Fox
served in numerous, increasingly responsible positions for Corinthian
Colleges, Inc (COCO) from 1997 through 2003.

Joe Fox earned his Master of Business Administration degree (with honors) from
Averett University in Virginia, and Bachelor of Science degrees in both
Marketing and Management from Radford University in Virginia.

"After a long and exhaustive national search, my fellow members of our Board
of Directors and I are pleased to have attracted to IEC an experienced and
accomplished COO of Joe's caliber with an impeccable national reputation and
credibility," said Dr. Fardad Fateri, IEC's President, Chief Executive Officer
and Board Director.

"I am thrilled to be joining Fardad and his exceptional team at IEC," said
Fox. "International Education Corporation is a nationally recognized leader in
the postsecondary education sector and its upbeat culture is one that is
absolutely focused on and committed to positively changing the lives of its

About International Education Corporation: Headquartered in Irvine,
California, IEC is a premier national provider of postsecondary career
education offering top-quality programs in high-demand verticals such as
healthcare, business, technology, transportation, and criminal justice. IEC is
the parent company of UEI College and United Education Institute. For more
information about programs offered at UEI College and United Education
Institute or to enroll at one of the campuses, please call 1-800-DIAL-UEI or

Ben Henry
Associate Vice President of Marketing
International Education Corporation
(949) 272-7220 Direct
(949) 341-6204 Fax

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