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Edina, MN, United States, 2007/08/27 - Wilson Learning Corporation, part of Wilson Learning Worldwide, a global provider of Human Performance Improvement solutions, today announced that Ed Emde has joined the company as Senior Vice President.
In this role, Emde's key areas of responsibility will include sales, marketing, and the client services operations for Wilson Learning in the Americas.
Emde has 20-plus years of experience working directly with senior level executives in linking Human Resources Development, Organizational Development, Training and Education initiatives to strategic imperatives and business outcomes. His experience includes prior executive and management positions with several of the leading training and organizational development companies in the industry including five years as the President and CEO of Blessing White and seven years with Wilson learning earlier in his career.
Tom Roth, President of Wilson Learning Corporation commented, "Ed will be a tremendous asset to Wilson Learning, his extensive experience in the industry along with his proven leadership abilities will greatly help to strengthen our position in the Americas.”
"I am very excited to be back at Wilson Learning in this role," says Ed Emde. “Being back is like coming home for me. The company is as I remember it, full of capable and committed people, dedicated to making a difference for our clients. Wilson Learning’s reputation and presence in the industry have been built on the strength of its people, proven research, and unique points of view on key business issues.“
Emde holds a B.A. in Education and Psychology from Concordia University.
About Wilson Learning – Improving Performance Through People
Wilson Learning Worldwide (wilsonlearning.com) is a global leader in Human Performance Improvement solutions for the Global 2000, Fortune 500 and emerging organizations worldwide. With operations in over 40 countries worldwide, including Japan and the United States, incorporating over 25 languages, the company creates synergy between people and business strategy through an extensive range of world-class solutions focusing in leadership, sales and individual effectiveness. Its integrated offerings include: strategy alignment consulting, descriptive and evaluative assessment services, world class process and skills content, and technology enabled solutions.