Software & Information Industry Association Announces New Board of Directors
Apr 16 15
The Software & Information Industry Association announced the new members of its Software & Services Division (SSD) Board of Directors. Made up of twenty executives from SIIA member companies, the Board represents the voice of the full-member firms of the SIIA Software Division. In their role as board members, these executives will come together to provide the software industry with leadership, advocacy and critical market information in the months and years ahead. As representatives of the Software & Services Division member firms, all of the newly elected and appointed executives will develop and prioritize the Division's initiatives and determine the projects, activities and events to be undertaken by SIIA. Newly elected: Brian Bell, Ping Identity; Ava Diamond, Gemalto, formerly SafeNet; Richard Dym, GageIn; Gunnar Hellekson, Red Hat; Stephen Polinsky, Ve Interactive; Patrick Pugh, PWC; James B. Stanton, 451 Research; Joe Talley, Deloitte & Touche LLP; first Veltnik, SaaS Energy; Guillaume Vives, Zuora Inc.; and Neil Wainwright, Nexonia. Returning Board Members: Ron Antevy, e-Builder; Eileen Boerger, CorSource; Marc Chiang, Grant Thornton; Feyzi Fatehi, Corent; Edy Liongsari, Accenture; Michael Ni, Avangate; Kevin O'Brian, Oracle; Morris Panner, DICOM Grid; and David Roth, AppFirst.
Software & Information Industry Association Announces 2015 Board of Directors
Nov 12 14
The Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA), announced new members of its Education Division Board of Directors. These newly elected and appointed executives from SIIA member companies represent a broad spectrum of corporate interests, and their visionary leadership will help guide the education technology industry during this time of seismic change. Newly elected board members are: Lindsay Miller, Business Development Manager, Intel Corporation Education Group, Edie Perkins, VP International Product Development, Scholastic Inc., Jim Ruddy, Vice President Business Development, Learnosity, Tom Schenck, President, Follett School Solutions, Matt Strain, Director Strategy, Worldwide Education, Adobe Systems, Mitch Weisburgh, Managing Director, Academic Business Advisors, Cathy Zier, SVP Global Alliances & Solution Sales, Promethean. Newly appointed board members are: Todd Bloom, Chief Academic Officer, Hobsons, Benjamin (Benj) Heuston, President, Waterford Institute,Christopher Porter, Senior Vice President, Sales, Pearson, NA, Eileen Shihadeh, Vice President, Marketing and Product Management, Compass Learning, Susan Silveira, Staff Manager, Business Development, Qualcomm Education, Board members serving one more year of their elected two-year terms are: Lisa Barnett, Chief Executive Officer, Atomic Learning,Adam Hall, President and CEO, Nervanix, Inc, Chad Johnson, Managing Director, Cherry Tree & Associates, LLC, Jeff Livingston, SVP, Education Policy and Strategic Alliances, McGraw Hill Education, Christopher Lohse, VP, Strategic Partnerships, Renaissance Learning, Paula Maylahn, Consultant, Paula Maylahn Consulting, Nicole Melander, Senior VP, Digital Strategy and Chief Customer Officer, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Joyce Whitby, VP, National Sales and Marketing, Monarch Teaching Technologies, Randy Wilhelm, Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder, Knovation.
Software & Information Industry Association Launches Online Platforms to Connect High Tech Companies & Provide Resources on Latest News and Trends
Sep 18 14
The Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) announced the launch of SIIA Communities. Created by the SIIA Software Division, these online forums serve as an innovative new platform for connecting and informing companies involved in the software and digital content industries. Open to companies that are members of SIIA, these seven separate communities focus on big data, Internet of things, finance and more, while a specially-designed CEO Network community provides tools and resources to help chief executives improve effectiveness and gain competitive advantage in the marketplace. In addition to delivering news, event information and industry updates, each SIIA Community features an ISV Connect form - which allows participating companies to request introductions to other members - as well as a resource section featuring market research and other assets submitted by SIIA or the member community. SIIA is also creating advisory boards to help develop and guide each community.