New York, NY (PRWEB) February 22, 2011
inovia, the leading foreign filing platform provider, announced today the expansion of its global team. Tarryn Riley joins the inovia team in New York and will handle business development in North America.
Riley brings over 10 years of experience as a South African Patent Attorney to her role as Director, Business Development for inovia. Prior to joining inovia, Riley was a partner at Adams & Adams, the largest intellectual property law firm in Africa. She also served as the Director for two international advertising agencies in South Africa.
The company also announced the addition of Tina Roberts, who brings over 14 years of experience as an IP Paralegal to inovia’s IP Group. The inovia IP Group works directly with the company’s foreign agent network and is responsible for the administration and fulfillment of orders placed through the inovia foreign filing platform. Prior to joining inovia, Tina worked in the foreign filing departments of Cytec Industries and General Electric.
“Clients choose to work with us not just because of our innovative technology, but because of the quality and depth of our in-house team,” comments Joe Marino, President of inovia. “We’re excited to welcome Tarryn and Tina, who both have significant experience in the IP industry, to the inovia team.”
inovia provides a foreign filing platform, created by patent attorneys and used by more than 750 clients. Its three products, pctfiler, epvalidation and iptranslator, simplify the PCT national stage entry and European validation processes. With headquarters in New York, offices in London, Munich and Sydney, and agents covering more than 80 countries, inovia provides support in all major time zones and IP jurisdictions. inovia’s patented technology pioneered online foreign filing and is recognized among WIPO’s most notable inventions. For more information, visit inovia at http://www.inovia.com and follow the company on twitter @inoviaIP.