Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) September 05, 2012
Synergis Education is pleased to announce that Bob Haimes, an accomplished higher education professional with demonstrated expertise in strategic planning, communications, and operations, has joined the firm as Executive Divisional Vice President, adding new depth to an organization already distinguished by an unrivaled level of experience and skill.
“I am thrilled to announce that Bob Haimes is bringing his impressive experience, skill and insight to Synergis Education Inc.,” said Norm Allgood, CEO of Synergis Education. “I am confident that Bob will lead the organization in fulfilling its corporate mission to be a leader in adult learning, constructing vibrant, sustainable and reputable learning environments that deliver superior learning outcomes for students.”
Prior to joining Synergis, Mr. Haimes served as a key member of the senior executive team at eCollege, where he provided critical strategic and product advancement leadership to help the company take form and grow. Bob joined eCollege in 1999, spending close to a decade there with increasing responsibilities including oversight for corporate strategy, product management, strategic alliances, marketing and corporate communications. Due in part to Bob’s contribution and strategic focus, eCollege partnered with and powered some of the largest, most successful online programs in post-secondary education.
After eCollege acquired Datamark, a leading provider of marketing and lead generation services to post-secondary education, Bob joined the Datamark management team as Executive Vice President to help the company expand offerings, improve delivery of services and advance client services. He provided a particular focus on working with individual institutions on development and implementation of their strategies and plans.
Prior to his successful experience in the higher education industry, Bob had a strong track record in growing new and existing businesses by combining analysis, strategy and peer/partner collaboration to achieve breakthrough results. He began his career with over a decade at Procter & Gamble, first in engineering and operations management and then in brand management and marketing. Bob has worked in other consumer industries, most recently in the wellness and fitness category.
Synergis is a premium, full-service provider of educational services designed for college and university leaders who are not satisfied with the status quo. We assist our partner institutions in gaining regional prominence, enrollment growth, and overall sustainability through continual improvement and best practices. Synergis is unique among education services providers in that it is positioned to work with the entire adult higher education market, remaining agnostic as to the delivery method (online, face-to-face, blended, etc.).
For more information, contact Lysa Clemens at lclemens(at)synergiseducation(dot)com.