Alameda, CA (PRWEB) December 13, 2006
VIP Tone, Inc. a leading solution provider for primary and secondary schools (K-12 Education), today announced Adel Habib's promotion to President of VIP Tone Australia PTY, Ltd. Adel joined VIP Tone in 2004 as Chief of Operations, where he provided leadership in managing the company's resources while running the Program Management Office at VIP Tone, successfully delivering various strategic projects including the development and deployment of the Consortium of Educational Enterprise Data Systems (CEEDS) Platform in California.
Prior to joining VIP Tone, Mr. Habib had over 25 years of education market experience with the Department of Education in New South Wales. During that time, he led various strategic statewide technology projects, including the design and deployment of OASIS and more recently the student-teacher Portal that was developed by Unisys for DET.
"I am excited about my new leadership role at VIP Tone, and I look forward to working with other members of the team to grow our operation in Australia," said Adel Habib, "We continue to experience impressive growth in our business globally and our Australian software development centre is very strategic to our success."
"We are very proud of having a having a talented executive like Adel Habib to run our Australian Subsidiary," said Robert Iskander, Founder & CEO of VIP Tone, Inc. "With his combined experience in education, technology and business, Adel has a unique and unmatched track record in successfully leading large educational technology projects, which is exactly what our clients in Australia and the US expect from us."
As a veteran member of the International Society for Technology in Education, Adel is a recognized educational leader having served as Vice President and President of the Computer Education Group and having addressed national and international conferences on a wide variety of topics ranging from the application of technology in the classroom to effective means of minimizing the Total Cost of Ownership for schools. Adel has also published a number of books and journal articles on similar and related topics.
About VIP Tone, Inc.
VIP Tone, Inc. provides a unique data integration, knowledge management and convergence platform for the global education market. VIP Tone's School MATRIX® Platform is a key enabler in addressing the K-12 education market's two highest priorities: measuring and benchmarking of student achievement and improving school accountability. The VIP Convergence Platform integrates various networks for communications, computing and information, into a single, remotely and securely managed IP-based network. VIP Tone's wholly owned Australian subsidiary, VIP Tone Australia PTY, Ltd., based in Adelaide, South Australia, is the market leader in Australia, with a client base consisting of the majority of the Australian State Departments of Education. VIP Tone is a privately held company headquartered in Alameda, California. For more information, visit the VIP Tone web site at http://www.viptone.com.