Elmsford, NY (PRWEB) November 6, 2004
William Abram, President of Pragmatix, Inc. in Elmsford, NY, has been appointed Chairman of The Board of Directors of The Volunteer Center of the United Way. Mr. Abram, a White Plains resident, has served on the Volunteer Center board since 2003, most recently as Treasurer of the organization.
ÂWe look forward to calling upon BillÂs vast business experience in his new role. BillÂs professionalism and commitment will no doubt lead the Volunteer Center to new heights,Â said Joanna Straub, Executive Director, Volunteer Center of the United Way.
Established in 1949, The Volunteer Center, in a strategic alliance with United Way, has served as a clearinghouse for volunteers, annually recruiting and referring nearly 2000 individuals to over 450 not-for-profit agencies in the Westchester/Putnam area. It offers special services to volunteers 55+ through its Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) and Retired Executives and Professionals Program (REP).
Mr. Abram is President of Pragmatix, Inc., Elmsford, NY, a consulting and technology services company dedicated to helping clients streamline operations through innovative e-business solutions. He earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Management Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY and an M.B.A. in Finance from Pace University, Pleasantville, NY.
He is an active member of the Westchester County Association and serves on the board of the Westchester Information Technology Cluster. Mr. Abram is former treasurer of the Association for Electronic Health Care Transactions, and an active volunteer with Habitat for Humanity. He is a past trustee of Woodlands Community Temple.
About Pragmatix, Inc.
Established in 1992, Pragmatix (http://www.pragmatix.com) is a consulting and technology services company dedicated to helping clients streamline operations through innovative e-business solutions. Pragmatix offers a highly refined array of services, including IT leadership, custom application development, managed hosting, and support. An IBM Business Partner, and Microsoft Certified Partner, Pragmatix combines proven technologies, expert skills, and industry acumen to help clients generate higher revenues, lower costs, increased efficiencies, and greater competitive advantage. During the past decade, Pragmatix has implemented a wide range of solutions for both Fortune-100 and mid-size companies including AXA/Nordstern, Applied Materials, Bank of America, Business Week, Chubb Insurance, IBM, Pfizer, ReaderÂs Digest, and Visa. For more information on Pragmatix, visit http://www.pragmatix.com or call 914-345-9444.
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