Watertown, MA (PRWEB) February 19, 2013
Watertown, MA, February 19, 2013 – Liaison International, Inc., a leading provider of integrated software, services and data offerings for professional and educational associations, universities, and accrediting agencies, today announced that it has named Joe Belenardo, a sales executive with nearly 20 years of experience in the higher education marketplace, as Vice President of Business Development.
Michael Behringer, Liaison’s CEO & President, said, “Joe comes to us with a substantial background in marketing software and services to higher education customers. He understands their need for technology solutions that streamline processes, reduce administrative burden and provide tools and data to improve their decision-making. And he has the expertise to work with our technology, services and support teams to enhance service delivery and the customer experience.”
“This is clearly a great time to join Liaison,” Belenardo said. “For more than two decades, Liaison has been the innovator and leader in comprehensive admissions management systems. My team will work to expand our focus on that segment while driving new product penetration into new markets.”
Belenardo comes to Liaison from Ellucian (formerly Sungard Higher Education), where he worked as a senior sales executive for more than 10 years. As Vice President-North Region, he led an 18-member team that managed all customer relationships and sales activities for software and strategic services to colleges and universities in a 14-state territory and Canada. Earlier, he worked as a Client Development Executive at Ciber Incorporated and as National Sales Manager at Core Business Technologies, with a heavy focus on software and services sales for higher education in both positions.
Belenardo holds a BS in Business Administration from Northeastern University.
ABOUT LIAISON INTERNATIONAL, INC.
Since 1991, Liaison International has served as a provider of Centralized Application Services (CAS), Accreditation Management Systems (eAccreditation), and Clinical Assessment solutions to associations, accrediting agencies and their member higher educational institutions and programs. Our comprehensive software, services and data solutions remove administrative cost, improve analysis and coordination, and free resources to focus on the real business of admissions and accreditation. Liaison International, a portfolio company of the private equity firm Warburg Pincus, is headquartered in Watertown, MA.
For more information, visit http://www.liaison-intl.com.
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