We are extremely pleased to bring on board such a stellar group of individuals. Each and every one of our new Advisory Board members has had a significant and direct impact on the impressive growth of their companies. We are looking forward to learning from the knowledge and experience of this fine group of people to launch us to the next level of growth at Visicom.
Madison, WI (PRWEB) July 24, 2007
Visicom Corp announced today the addition of 5 new members to its Board of Advisors team.
The new Board members bring deep skills and a breadth of experience spanning finance, strategy, operations, technology, and rapid growth to the Visicom Corp. leadership team.
The new Board of Advisors members include:
Laurie Benson, CEO, Inacom Information Systems (Inacom Information Systems). Laurie has been CEO for over 20 years, growing Inacom from startup to over $70M in sales and 140 employees in 3 offices. She has served on boards including the Ingram Micro VTN Advisory Board, Microsoft VAR Leadership Council, and the HP Advisory Council. Laurie was inducted into the Ingram VentureTech Network Hall of Fame. She earned a degree from UW-Madison.
Kimberly Hodgkinson, Director of Finance and Operations, Aurora Health Care Ventures, Inc (Aurora Health Care). Kim's responsibilities span over 130 retail pharmacies, 20 retail clinics, 10 vision centers, an institutional pharmacy, and mobile imaging for $3B Aurora Health Care. Kim has 15 years of executive leadership experience, and previously served as a senior finance executive with health systems in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin and Grand Rapids, Michigan. She holds both a MBA Administration in Finance and MA in Nuclear Physics from Western Michigan University.
James McCann, CFO, Dedicated Computing (Dedicated Computing). Jim has been CFO for Dedicated Computing LLC, a $140M technology hardware manufacturer since 2002. Prior to Dedicated Computing, Jim was the CFO of a consumer products manufacturer, and Controller at a specialty chemical manufacturer. Jim spent 7 years with Arthur Andersen in the audit advisory division. Jim earned his Accounting degree from UW-Madison, and is a licensed CPA.
Gregory L. Sliwicki, President, Berbee Information Networks Corporation (Berbee). Greg is currently President of Berbee, and has served in various leadership roles over the last 9 years where he helped lead company growth from $20 million in revenue to over $500 million. Berbee was recently acquired for $183M by $7B CDW Corporation. Prior to joining Berbee, Sliwicki spent 14 years with IBM Corporation. Sliwicki will be responsible for new expansion of Berbee's advanced technology solutions and customer business growth in the current 6 state market they serve. He earned a degree from UW-Madison School of Business.
Peter Zaballos, Vice President, Frazier Technology Ventures (Frazier Technology). Prior to FTV, Peter was Senior Director of Marketing at digital audio and video pioneer RealNetworks, was VP of Marketing at Vivo Software, and held key executive and management roles in sales and marketing spanning more than ten years at FTP Software, C-Cube Microsystems, and LSI Logic. He earned a BS in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from UC Berkeley, and a MBA from MIT.
Nancy L. Peckham, President, CEO and founder of Visicom Corp. said, "We are extremely pleased to bring on board such a stellar group of individuals. Each and every one of our new Advisory Board members has had a significant and direct impact on the impressive growth of their companies. We are looking forward to learning from the knowledge and experience of this fine group of people to launch us to the next level of growth at Visicom."
Richard D. Janezic, Vice President, Sales & Marketing stated, "We're thrilled and honored to have such an influential advisory team. It's a significant asset to have this level of quality and experience on our board. We welcome them, and look forward to their ideas, wisdom and energy to help propel us in our growth and development. Their vision in strategy, sales, finance, product development and new ventures will benefit both our company and our clients."
J. Jeffrey Poirior, Vice President of Operations, added, "This is an exciting time for our business and our clients. Creating a solid foundation to build our future on will be key to our success. We look forward to the guidance and challenges this board will provide as we continue to grow."
About Visicom Corp.
Visicom Corp., a leader in Enterprise Spend Management (ESM) and Telecom Expense Management (TEM) solutions, helps corporations streamline operations, improve profitability and reduce risk. Visicom's end-to-end solutions provide corporations with a unified method to manage and improve the financial and operational value of wireless, wireline, data, conferencing and network assets from a trusted provider with a single, integrated processing and reporting platform.
In concert with Inview® and now Clearview®, its 3rd generation software solution, Visicom delivers improved cost, control and compliance, deep financial intelligence and sophisticated reporting, and leaner operations. Since 1991, Visicom's services and solutions have earned the trust of more than 600 Fortune™ 2000 clients to achieve greater effectiveness and reduced risk.
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