HERNDON, Va., April 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- K12 Inc. (NYSE: LRN), the nation's largest provider of proprietary curriculum and online education programs for students in kindergarten through high school, today announced that Mr. Timothy L. Murray will join the Company as its President and Chief Operating Officer.
Mr. Murray begins his new role at K12 today, Monday, April 23. He will report to the Company's Chief Executive Officer, Ron Packard.
"I am delighted to welcome Tim to K12," said Ron Packard. "This is an exciting time for our company. K12 has experienced tremendous growth domestically and internationally in recent years and we expect this to continue. We believe now is the time to expand K12's executive team as we continue to scale, innovate, and pursue new opportunities that enable us to fulfill our company's mission to provide high quality education products and services to schools, teachers, and families around the globe. Tim's broad experience will allow us to manage this growth even more effectively."Mr. Murray is an accomplished executive with decades of experience working for successful public and private companies. Most recently, Mr. Murray served as Chief Executive Officer of Pulsepoint, Inc., a digital media technology company formed by ContextWeb, a top-rated advertising exchange company. He joined ContextWeb in March of 2010 and served as the company's CEO. Prior to ContextWeb, Mr. Murray was chief operating officer of Dialogic Inc., overseeing the daily operations of all aspects of sales, customer service and support, engineering, marketing, manufacturing, quality initiatives, and human resources. Mr. Murray began his career at AT&T in 1980 and over the next twenty years was promoted to positions of increasing responsibilities, including in sales, marketing, operations, engineering, and product management. He left AT&T in 2001 after serving as Executive Vice President, Business Service Operations.
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