February 27, 2008 03:00 ET Appoints Skye Mackie as Director of e-Learning for EMEA Markets

LONDON--(Marketwire - February 27, 2008) -, a global leader in compliance, licensing and certification training, announced today it has named Skye Mackie as Director of e-Learning for the EMEA (Europe Middle East Asia) markets. Mackie will be responsible for's sales, marketing and growth of the company's emerging European product suite for compliance training.

Mackie brings over 14 years' experience to in HR management, training, and development. Prior to, Mackie served as General Manager for Skill Boosters/BDP Media Group, where she led the design, production and delivery of training solutions across different mediums. Her expertise also includes past leadership roles with Hotel and Catering Training Company in the UK, Adroit Human Resources and Mercure Hotel (part of the Accor Asia Pacific Group) in Sydney, Australia.

"Mackie's experience in the field of organisational training coupled with the business of e-learning makes her the ideal candidate to help lead the growth of our international presence and ensure success for our EMEA customers," stated Ed Sattar, CEO of

In March 2008, will introduce UK specific online training to aid industry organisations and their employees in obtaining knowledge for the Level 2 Award in Food Safety in Catering and the National Certificate for Personal License Holders for alcohol safety.

About (Austin, Texas) services over 1500 e-learning partners who together have trained more than 3 million users worldwide. Their integrated strategy of technology, content and services help organisations and professionals streamline career, compliance and certification training requirements. Ranked as one of the fastest growing companies by Deloitte and Touché and Inc. Magazine, organisations utilising's solutions include industry leaders such IBC, Centex Homes, Duke Energy, Hilton Hotels, Wyndham Hotels and Resorts, Compass Group and Luxury Hotels and Resorts. For more information visit or call 0800 680 0684.