INNODATA ISOGEN, INC. (NASDAQ: INOD), a leading provider of outsourced services to media, information services and publishing companies, today announced that Jim Lewis has joined the company as Senior Vice President, Sales & Marketing. Lewis has more than 25 years of experience successfully managing high-profile, high-growth companies, and has served in a number of senior leadership positions with responsibility for global sales, marketing, strategy and operations. He served as President, CEO and a member of the board of directors for NYSE-listed Berlitz International (GlobalNet). Prior to that, he was President of GlobalLink, an AMEX-listed company, and Vice President of Marketing for MAXM Systems, a network technology company. He has also worked as International Vice President at Landmark Systems, a mainframe software developer and as Director of International Operations for Peter Norton Computing. Lewis also served as President of Princeton Sales Partners, a sales training consultancy, which he founded to help clients in North America, Europe and Asia implement revenue-improving sales processes. Most recently, Lewis served as EVP of Sales and Marketing at Netrics, a search optimization and data matching company, which was acquired by TIBCO earlier this year. “Jim has an impressive record building and leading high-performance sales teams at strong growth companies,” said Jack Abuhoff, Chairman and CEO of Innodata Isogen. “I’m confident that his hands-on, in-the-field approach – along with his extensive understanding of how to improve the buying experience for clients – will enable us to drive growth and serve a progressively wider base. We’re excited to have Jim on board.” Lewis holds a BA in economics and government from St. Lawrence University and attended the EA executive management program at Stanford. Lewis is a certified instrument-rated pilot and a member of Angel Flight, for which he flies financially needy medical patients to healthcare facilities across America, as well as a certified Homeland Security Pilot First Responder.
About Innodata IsogenInnodata Isogen (NASDAQ: INOD), is a leading provider of knowledge process outsourcing (KPO) services, as well as publishing and related information technology (IT) services. We work as a product development partner to our clients, helping them meet their content creation and publishing challenges. We provide outsourcing services that draw upon onshore and offshore resources, proven project management and highly engineered processes and tools. We also help our clients improve their internal business operations with process and systems engineering. Our clients include leading enterprises in information-intensive industries such as media, publishing and information services, high technology, manufacturing, aerospace, defense, law, government and intelligence. Recent honors include EContent Magazine’s EContent 100, KMWorld Magazine’s 100 Companies That Matter in Knowledge Management, the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals’ (IAOP) Global Outsourcing Top 100, D&B India’s Leading ITeS and BPO Companies and the Black Book of Outsourcing’s Top List of Leading Outsourcing Providers to the Printing and Publishing Business. Headquartered in the New York metro area, Innodata Isogen has offices and operations in the United States, the United Kingdom, France, Israel, China, India, Sri Lanka, and the Philippines. This release contains forward-looking statements that are made pursuant to the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. The words “project,” “head start,” "believe," "expect," “should,” "anticipate," "indicate," "point to," “confident” and other similar expressions generally identify forward-looking statements, which speak only as of their dates. These forward-looking statements are based largely on our current expectations, and are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties, including without limitation, the primarily at-will nature of the company's contracts with its customers and the ability of customers to reduce, delay or cancel projects, including projects that the company regards as recurring; continuing revenue concentration in a limited number of clients; continuing reliance on project-based work; inability to replace projects that are completed, cancelled or reduced; depressed market conditions; changes in external market factors; the ability and willingness of our customers and prospective customers to execute business plans which give rise to requirements for digital content and professional services in knowledge processing; difficulty in integrating and deriving synergies from acquisitions; potential undiscovered liabilities of companies that we acquire; changes in our business or growth strategy; the emergence of new or growing competitors; various other competitive and technological factors; and other risks and uncertainties indicated from time to time in our filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Actual results could differ materially from the results referred to in the forward-looking statements. In light of these risks and uncertainties, there can be no assurance that the results referred to in the forward-looking statements contained in this release will occur.