Boulder, CO; Aug 18, 2011 Xyleme® Inc., the leading provider of 100% XML, open and standards-based learning content management solutions, today announced that Greg Schottland has been named Vice President of Operations. A seasoned technology executive, Greg will oversee engineering and operations as Xyleme continues its fast-paced growth trajectory.
Greg comes to Xyleme with over 25 years of experience in starting and growing software companies in evolving markets. He has both created and run startups, as well as large public companies and is familiar with all aspects of the business.
“We are delighted that Greg has joined Xyleme’s team during this period of significant growth,” commented Mark Hellinger, President and CEO of Xyleme. “His years of experience working with large enterprises and global development teams make him just the right person to maximize opportunities for continued growth at Xyleme.”
Greg founded object oriented tools leader Advanced Software Technologies, growing it to the number two player behind Rational Software before being acquired. He was most recently General Manager of public company BluePhoenix. Greg and has also worked for Bell Laboratories, Lockheed Martin and IBM.
“Xyleme is a compelling software company in a rapidly growing market,” said Schottland. “We have a track record of success in assisting companies of all sizes achieve impressive business results – and there is still so much for us to accomplish. I’m delighted to join the Xyleme team and I look forward to helping drive even broader adoption of our cutting-edge learning and mobile solutions.”
Greg holds an M.S. in Computer Science from the University of Illinois and a B.S. in Business from the University of Colorado.