Denver, CO (USA), October 2016 - Xyleme, Inc., a leader in learning-content-management software, is pleased to announce the appointment of Greg Schottland as its new President and CEO. He will assume responsibilities immediately and will succeed Mark Hellinger, who has stepped down from his role as CEO and will take an active role on the Board of Directors.
Schottland led the company’s operations and engineering teams for five years. During this time he spearheaded the transition of the company's software solutions to an SaaS-based learning platform, positioning them for further expansion.
"I am pleased to lead Xyleme as we continue to help our customers create and deliver stunning learning content that they can also measure and analyze. With a strong and growing customer base, this is an exciting time for both our company and the learning industry as a whole."
Mr. Schottland has over 25 years of experience in starting and growing software companies in evolving markets. He has both created and run start-ups, as well as large public companies, and is familiar with all aspects of the software business.
David Brunel, Chairman of the Board of Xyleme, noted, "We believe Greg is well suited to lead Xyleme and accelerate our growth in this fast-moving market in both the US and Europe."
Xyleme was founded in 2004 on the idea that learning content is a strategic business asset that drives business performance. By leveraging XML-based technologies, Xyleme provides organizations with significant efficiencies to deliver higher-quality training products faster.
With the evolution of the cloud, Xyleme has forged new ground in learning-content delivery and analytics, elevating learner experience on mobile, web, and print. Xyleme is well poised to bring new and innovative solutions to market, with the learner at the center of the design process.