Santa Rosa, CA, March 4, 2013—The eLearning Guild, the leading global community of practice for eLearning professionals, announced today that it has added several individuals to its program development team, including the hiring of David Kelly as program director for all Guild face-to-face events.
David Kelly brings to the eLearning Guild more than 15 years of experience as an eLearning and training professional, having served in executive capacities as vice president and director of training at two New York area financial institutions. David has also served as president of the Long Island chapter of ASTD, and is well-known as the highly-regarded online curator of dozens of industry events over the last few years.
“The eLearning Guild has been actively producing leading industry conferences for more than 11 years and has produced 33 successful events during that time,” said David Holcombe, president and CEO, The eLearning Guild. “The addition of David Kelly to our team enables us to expand our conference programming capability to meet our industry’s ever-changing needs as we continue to expand the range of events we offer to the industry.”
“I’m thrilled to be joining the eLearning Guild team,” said David Kelly, program director, The eLearning Guild. “Continuous learning and development is a passion of mine, so I’m honored to become a part of the team producing the high-quality events the Guild is known for, and to help build the discussions that will shape the future of our field.”
Program Chairs named
In addition, The eLearning Guild has contracted four additional well-known industry professionals to serve as program chair for the Guild’s next four events.
- Jeff Tillett will be program chair for mLearnCon 2013 Conference & Expo—to be held in San Jose on June 18 – 20.
- Frank Nguyen will be program chair for the 2nd Annual Performance Support Symposium—to be held in Boston on September 9 & 10.
- Reuben Tozman will be program chair for DevLearn 2013 Conference & Expo—to be held in Las Vegas on October 23 – 25.
- Kevin Thorn will be program chair for the Learning Solutions 2014 Conference & Expo—to be held in Orlando on March 19 – 21, 2014.
Jeff Tillett, Frank Nguyen, Reuben Tozman, and Kevin Thorn
Each of these individuals brings to the job years of experience working in the training and learning technologies industry, as well as significant knowledge and expertise that directly relates to the programmatic focus of the event they will be working on.
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About The eLearning Guild™
The eLearning Guild is the largest global community of practice that is exclusively focused on learning technologies. The eLearning Guild produces conferences and expositions, a wide variety of online events, publishes research, eBooks, whitepapers, and Learning Solutions Magazine™. Our members gain knowledge, expertise, and competitive advantage by leveraging the collective experience of the entire Guild community to drive innovation and improvements in their learning initiatives. The eLearning Guild is a business unit of Focuszone Media, Inc.
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