“Our products have been adopted across the world of institutional research and several engaging solutions for higher education. We look forward to Eric’s leadership to rapidly scale our business around the globe" -- Bhushan Kulkarni, CEO
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (PRWEB) January 08, 2020
InfoReady Corporation, a leading provider of workflow software to higher education, announced today that it has appointed Eric Jacobson as President of the Company reporting to Bhushan Kulkarni, the firm’s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. Jacobson will be responsible for leading the Company’s revenue growth, business development and financial activities filling the responsibilities of Chief Growth Officer and Chief Financial Officer.
“We are fortunate to have Eric join our team at an exciting time for InfoReady,” said Kulkarni. “Our products have been adopted across the world of institutional research and several engaging solutions for higher education. We look forward to Eric’s leadership to rapidly scale our business around the globe.”
Jacobson joins the Company with over 25 years of experience in growing software and technology companies. Most recently, Jacobson served as a Venture Partner of RSVP Ventures, a venture capital fund, where he worked on the firm’s investments in the software and craft spirits. Previously, Jacobson served as either the operational or financial leader at several successful venture-backed startups, including Amplifinity, Translume, Discera, JustTalk and Picometrix. Early in his career, Eric led finance and accounting for Comcast’s high-speed internet business when that business unit was in its infancy. Eric is a graduate of Syracuse University and earned an MBA in Finance from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.
About InfoReady Corporation
InfoReady helps universities to be cohesive, vibrant, competitive and engaging communities. It achieves this through a software platform transforming higher education. Its interface, embedded in any university's website, allows faculty, staff, students and alumni to slide tiles to explore opportunities. Behind the scenes, it is a flexible, easy and powerful workflow engine automating laborious processes all over campus. It helps administration to accept, review and select research grant proposals. It signs up undergrads for classes and experiences matching their interests, helping them to stay in school. It reaches out to underserved youth populations, ensuring a diverse student body in the future. Used by over a hundred leading universities worldwide, InfoReady is unlocking a vibrant future for higher education.