Blake brings a wealth of industry experience and shares our drive for success and growth.
Texarkana, TX (PRWEB) February 01, 2012
Vertical Alliance Group, Inc. a leading supplier of online information and training solutions announced today the promotion of Blake Bauman to General Manager further strengthening the company’s continued growth and profitability. Blake will focus on daily operations and business development as well as executing the company’s sales strategies.
“Blake brings a wealth of industry experience and shares our drive for success and growth. He has played a key role on many projects and is a great asset to our entire team,” said Jay Wommack, CEO and President, Vertical Alliance Group.“I have tremendous respect and confidence in Blake and look forward to working with him closely to implement our business strategy in his new role at Vertical Alliance Group.”
Blake joined the company in 2005 as an account executive and later managed the partner/reseller program and strategic accounts. He has a strong management background and selling into business-to-business and business-to-consumer environments. Previous positions include General Manager for the Army’s business operations, district sales manager for Wilson Sporting Goods and a management position at TRS Telephone Systems.
“I am looking forward to joining the senior management team, working with all employees, and undertaking new challenges to further advance the company’s phenomenal growth and continuing success,” said Mr. Baumann.
Blake worked towards a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Central Texas College and Texas A&M University. He also completed a management program at MWR Academy in Washington, D.C., and leadership and customer service training.
A retired professional golfer, Blake continues to enjoy golfing, fishing and spending free time with his wife and four children, watching them play sports like football, gymnastics, soccer, and cheer-leading. He enjoys watching professional sports and is passionate about self-development and continuing his advanced education at Texas A&M.
About Vertical Alliance Group, Inc.
Specializing in the online training industry since 1999, Vertical Alliance Group offers the affordable and easy to use Infinit-i™ web-based training and information solution. Currently, hundreds of transportation companies are using Infinit-i for proactive CSA training, road side inspections, how to tackle rising fuel costs and much more. The new Dan Baker “Dispatcher/Driver Relationships” training is designed to improve working relationships between dispatchers and drivers with an end result of improving driver retention. SafePUPIL™ addresses training and safety issues for pupil transportation. ASafeZone™ online training for warehouse and distribution center offers proactive safety and other employee training.
An industry first, our unique and time saving, Resource Center™, allows you to import all of your orientation and existing training materials for your new employees to review - all online - before they ever come onsite to train. See how online training based on the expertise of real-world experienced instructors and other professionals can save your company time and money. (http://www.verticalag.com/)