December 12, 2007 08:00 ET

360training Names New Chief Financial Officer

AUSTIN, TX--(Marketwire - December 12, 2007) - 360training today announced that it has hired Michael Mariano as chief financial officer. Mariano holds over 20 years of financial, revenue, accounting and operational management experience across the manufacturing, hardware, marketing and software industries.

Mariano most recently served as a chief financial officer with Austin, Texas-based VCFO, Inc. Prior to that, he held numerous executive management positions for CreditMinders Inc., G2 Financial, Pavilion Technologies, S2 Systems and Stratus Computer, where he saw the company through from a private R&D corporation to a $500M organization, including a $300M initial public offering.

"With experience in developing turn-around strategies, expanding financial teams, stabilizing international entities, implementing finance models and taking organizations through initial public offerings, Michael is well poised to make great contributions to's finance, operations and business strategy," stated Ed Sattar, chief executive officer of

As CFO, Mariano will be responsible for leading's mergers and acquisitions, finance, accounting and reporting, strategic planning and analysis, tax and auditing practices.

Mariano earned his BSBA in Accounting and Finance from Northeastern University in Boston, Massachusetts.


360training (Austin, TX) services over 1500 e-learning partners who together have trained more than 3 million users worldwide. An integrated technology, content and services approach helps organizations and licensed professionals streamline licensing, continuing education and certification requirements. As a Deloitte Fast 50 and Inc. 5000 ranked growth company, 360training's customers range from individual end users to the Fortune 500 across the combined industries of real estate, finance, insurance, healthcare, manufacturing, construction and hospitality. For more information visit or call 866-360-TRNG.