Ex Libris Announces Two Senior Leadership Appointments
Jerusalem, Israel, and Chicago, IL–September 17, 2010. Ex Libris® Group is pleased to announce important changes to its management team in the United States. In recognition of his ongoing advocacy for libraries and librarianship, Carl Grant has been appointed to a new role at Ex Libris, chief librarian. In this capacity, Mr. Grant will provide guidance and leadership to promote the profession both internally and to the industry as a whole. Mark Triest, a leader in the educational technology field for over 20 years, will join the company as president of Ex Libris North America.
“With the creation of the prestigious new position of chief librarian, Ex Libris once again demonstrates its deep commitment to the profession of librarianship,” noted Matti Shem Tov, president and CEO of Ex Libris Group. “We are very pleased to appoint an executive with Carl’s extensive experience and track record to this influential new role. We are similarly delighted to welcome Mark Triest to Ex Libris as the new head of our North America business. Mark is a seasoned and versatile leader, bringing with him a strong background in sales, marketing, and operations in the technology arena. He has a significant track record in leading large, diverse organizations, as well as experience in the education market.”
Mr. Grant commented: “I’m pleased to move into this new, important position. Over the last quarter century, I have challenged our industry to constantly deliver innovation and provide the services that our networked users expect. By establishing the role of chief librarian as a global position, whose goals are to promote librarianship together with initiatives such as the Primo Central index, digital preservation, our next-generation URM library framework, and to represent the company on the professional stage, Ex Libris continues to support, emphasize and anticipate the evolving needs of academic and research library users.”
“I am honored to become part of this successful, forward-looking organization,” remarked Mr. Triest. “Ex Libris is a renowned leader in library-automation solutions, with a large and prestigious customer base that includes nearly all the top universities in North America. I am looking forward to meeting and collaborating closely with our North American customer community.”
About Ex Libris
Ex Libris is a leading provider of automation solutions for academic libraries. Offering the only comprehensive product suite for electronic, digital, and print materials, Ex Libris provides efficient, user-friendly products that serve the needs of libraries today and will facilitate their transition into the future. Ex Libris maintains an impressive customer base consisting of thousands of sites in more than 75 countries on six continents.
Dedicated to developing creative solutions in close collaboration with customers, Ex Libris enables academic, national, and research libraries to maximize productivity and efficiency and, at the same time, greatly enhance the user experience. By empowering users to discover and obtain the information they need, libraries ensure their position as the bridge to knowledge.
For additional information on Ex Libris Group, see our Web site, join us on Facebook, visit our Initiatives and Commentary blogs, and follow our Twitter page.
Gasstraße18, Haus 2
This release was published on openPR.
Permanent link to this press release:
Please set a link in the press area of your homepage to this press release on openPR. openPR disclaims liability for any content contained in this release.
You can edit or delete your press release Ex Libris Announces Two Senior Leadership Appointments here
News-ID: 144925 • Views: 1856
More Releases from Ex Libris
Ex Libris Releases Primo 4.0
The new version represents a milestone in the personalization of library users’ discovery experience Jerusalem, Israel—June 5, 2012. Ex Libris® Group, a world leader in the provision of library automation solutions, is pleased to announce the release of version 4 of the Primo® discovery and delivery solution. The discovery platform of choice for a global, rapidly growing customer community, Primo 4 enables users to personalize their discovery experience in ways
The European Primo Community Expands Across Europe
European academic libraries join others in offering the Ex Libris discovery experience to their users Jerusalem, Israel—May 2, 2012. Ex Libris® Group, a world leader in the provision of library automation solutions, is pleased to announce that numerous academic and research libraries in Europe have selected the Primo® discovery and delivery solution. In addition, several existing customers have supplemented their Primo offering with the Primo Central Index and the bX Recommender,
Ex Libris Delivers the Fourth Partner Release of the Alma Library Management Ser …
This installment of the cloud-based service accelerates the product’s readiness for general release in early 2012 Jerusalem, Israel—September 26, 2011. Ex Libris® Group, a world leader in the provision of library automation solutions, is pleased to announce that the fourth partner release of the Alma library management service is now available for testing by development partners. Delivered on schedule, this fourth release is being deployed to partners in the Ex Libris
Primo Customer Base in Scandinavia Continues to Expand
Five Swedish institutions select the Primo discovery and delivery solution from Ex Libris Copenhagen, Denmark—September 21, 2011. Ex Libris is pleased to announce that five Swedish institutions joined the Primo® community within the last month. KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Mid Sweden University, Luleå University of Technology, the Swedish Environmental Protection Agency, and Jönköping University represent the latest in a line of Scandinavian institutions that have opted for the superior
More Releases for North
North America Orthopedic Implants Market
According to a new report published by Research Dive, titled, "Orthopedic Implants Market : North America Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast, 2018-2025," the North America orthopedic implants market size was valued at $23,461 million in 2018, and is projected to reach $30,646 million by 2025, growing at a CAGR of 3.9% from 2019 to 2025. Orthopedic implant is a medical device surgically placed inside the body to restore bone function
North America Pen Needles Market
Allied Market Research (USA, Oregon, Portland) Published Latest Report titled, ‘North America Pen Needles Market : Global Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast 2020-2027’. The North America Pen Needles Market is expected to witness growth in upcoming years due to factors such as increase in target patient population, which mostly includes patients suffering from cancer, tuberculosis and cardiovascular diseases. This market research study determines the increase in changes and the aspects which are
Agrochemicals Market in North America
ReportsWorldwide has announced the addition of a new report title North America: Agrochemicals: Market Intelligence (2016-2021) to its growing collection of premium market research reports. The report “North America: Agrochemicals: Market Intelligence (2016-2021)” provides market intelligence on the different market segments, based on type, active ingredient, formulation, crop, and pest. Market size and forecast (2016-2021) has been provided in terms of both, value (000 USD) and volume (000 KG) in the
North American Surgical Gowns Market
The North American Surgical Gowns Market report provides in-depth analysis of parent market trends, macro-economic indicators and governing factors along with market attractiveness as per segments. The report also maps the qualitative impact of various market factors on market segments and geographies. The global surgical apparels market is growing at a significant rate due to increasing number of surgeries, and technological advancement in the field. Some of the surgical apparels available
Web Design in North London
Darcy Developments has moved to the West Hampstead area of North London. Originally based in Manchester and building up a strong client base there, including the exclusive Manchester Grammar School, they have decided to up shop and make the move to the big city. They specialise in Web Design, with an emphasis on clean, simple layouts with a strong message associated with it. They also provide ecommerce solutions such as Paypal integration
LTC North India Tour Packages
LTC TOURS is one of well known travel tour operator among the tourist from all over the world, touring India, Thailand, Malaysia & Singapore, Srilanka, Dubai, London, Paris and more. Our one of the tour package is LTC North India Tour Packages in which we are exploring the complete beauty of North India like Delhi, Rajasthan, Bikaner, and Jaisalmer. In LTC North India Tour Packages, we cover Rajasthan culture, heritage, forts