PORTLAND, ME--(Marketwire - Dec 27, 2012) - BlueTarp Financial, the leading trade credit and marketing services provider for the building supply industry, today announced it has named Tom Anderson to its board of directors.
Mr. Anderson is currently the CEO of EducationDynamics, a leading marketing information and technology services company in the higher education industry that assists institutions in finding, enrolling and retaining students. Prior to his current role, he was president, CEO and board member of Integrity Interactive, an ethics and compliance solutions provider to large multi-national corporations. Previously, Mr. Anderson served as CEO of Upromise, Inc. and in senior management positions at SLM Corporation (commonly known as Sallie Mae, Inc.); AmeriFee, a medical finance company owned by Capital One Financial Corporation; Capital One; and global management consulting firm, McKinsey & Company.
"We are very pleased to welcome Tom to our board of directors at BlueTarp Financial," said Scott Simpson, CEO of BlueTarp. "His deep experience in financial and marketing services will be a valuable asset for our company as we continue to strategically grow our business. We're proud to have him on our board and look forward to his guidance and insight."
"I am looking forward to working with BlueTarp Financial," said Tom Anderson. "The goal is to help the company continue to build high value relationships with their clients and financial partners, based on trust."
Mr. Anderson also serves on the boards of directors for Constant Contact and Farm Sanctuary, a national organization that focuses on protecting farm animals from cruelty and promoting compassionate vegan living. He earned a bachelor's degree from Dartmouth College and a master's degree from Massachusetts Institute of Technology Sloan School of Management. He currently resides in Weston, Mass. with his wife and two children.
About BlueTarp Financial:
BlueTarp Financial, Inc. has been the leading trade credit and marketing services provider for the building supply industry across the United States since 1998. Merchants who offer BlueTarp Trade Credit to their customers enjoy cash flow, increased sales, and the elimination of the risk of managing credit in-house. BlueTarp is headquartered in Portland, Maine. For more information visit www.bluetarp.com or follow them on Twitter @BlueTarpCredit.