SOURCE: American College of Education

American College of Education

March 06, 2012 17:14 ET

American College of Education Names New Chief Technology Officer

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INDIANAPOLIS, IN--(Marketwire - Mar 6, 2012) - American College of Education today announced the appointment of Eric Korb as its new chief technology officer. Korb will be responsible for understanding the college's business needs and creating and leading the college's technology vision, strategy, direction and delivery.

Sandra J. Doran, president of American College of Education, said, "As our first chief technology officer, Eric Korb possesses the proven business acumen that will bring success, leadership and a keen eye for technology to our college. Everything we deliver externally and internally is technology based. Eric's vision, innovation, and experience make him the ideal choice for leading this endeavor."

For the past 20 years, Korb has led technology companies in various leadership roles. Korb is well known and respected as a risk taker and innovator as demonstrated by his 1998 launch of Comlinx, Inc., an early Internet company where he produced and developed his trademarked WEBINAR® Event Hosting Services. Over the past decade, Korb has continued to leverage Internet-based technologies to bring new services to online consumers.

Eric Korb said, "I am committed to delivering a state-of-the-art learning environment for our students. As CTO, my goal is to provide our students, faculty and staff with platforms -- as opposed to end-solutions -- that empower them to create the solutions that best fit their needs."

About American College of Education The mission of American College of Education is to deliver affordable, online degree programs that provide evidence-based content and relevant experiences to improve educators' knowledge, skills and performance. American College of Education is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (HLC/NCA). www.ace.edu

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