San Ramon, Calif. (PRWEB) June 13, 2006 -–
Knowledge Infusion, the consulting authority on human capital management (HCM) technology, today announces the company continues to bring customers world-class knowledge and experience with the addition of Michael Brennan to its team of experts. Joining as Principal Consultant focused on Talent Management, Brennan will work closely with customers to help them design their learning and performance strategies and processes and evaluate industry leading content and software solutions.
As a recognized thought leader in the learning management area, Brennan will provide Knowledge Infusion customers with a wealth of experience, deep knowledge of the learning and development market, and broad perspective on HR and learning technologies gained during his time at IDC, a premier global market intelligence firm, and WBT Systems, provider of the TopClass eLearning suite.
“As our customer base continues to grow, so does the need for Talent Management proficiency. We continue to see Performance and Learning as very large parts of an organization’s overall HCM technology strategy, and Michael's expertise will help drive the collaboration between HR and Learning,” said Heidi Spirgi, president of Knowledge Infusion. “Knowledge Infusion will continue to attract top talent such as Brennan in order to provide our customers with the strategy, knowledge, and customer service that is unparalleled in the HCM industry today.”
Prior to joining Knowledge Infusion, Brennan held various roles in the learning and development industry, conducting research, consulting, and business development activities. Most recently, he managed several client learning management implementations and business development initiatives at WBT Systems. Prior to that, Brennan spent four years with IDC. In his role as Program Director for IDC’s two Learning Services research programs, he led field research in such areas as blended learning best practices, training outsourcing, leadership development, workforce performance management adoption, IT certification, corporate learning governance, learning technology adoption, and the use of customer/partner education as a marketing tool.
In addition to speaking at numerous industry events including ASTD, CLO Symposium, Training as well as client and New England Learning Association (NELA) events, Brennan has contributed to numerous publications including The Wall Street Journal, Fortune, InformationWeek, Computerworld, Chief Learning Officer and Training magazine.
“For an organization to successfully manage the knowledge, skills, and abilities of its workforce, a well thought-out game plan is fundamental,” said Michael Brennan, principal consultant at Knowledge Infusion, “I am excited to join a company with both the drive and experience to help organizations implement processes and technologies that improve the way their key stakeholders learn, perform, and collaborate on-the-job.”
About Knowledge Infusion
Knowledge Infusion is the consulting authority on Human Capital Management (HCM) technologies. Formed in 2005 to meet a growing market need, the firm provides strategic management consulting services to help organizations drive true business value from HCM technologies via its integrated Strategy-Plan-Action methodology. Working collaboratively with clients, Knowledge Infusion assists in forming and executing decisions that allow organizations to maximize the value of current and future technology assets supporting Human Resource and Talent Management services. The Knowledge Infusion consulting team is composed of industry leaders who have joined from leading product vendor and consulting firms, respected for their trusted advisor approach to assisting clients. Additionally, Knowledge Infusion thought leadership and unique focus on HCM technology enables close coordination with industry analysts and HCM product vendors that provides further capability in supporting clients. For more information, please visit: http://www.knowledge-infusion.com
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