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New York City, NY, United States, 2006/07/10 - TutorVista, a leading 24-hour online tutoring and test preparation service, with tutors based solely in India, has today announced Deepa Iyer as Vice President of Business Development and New Initiatives.
In her new role, Iyer will be responsible for marketing, business development as well as spearheading all new TutorVista initiatives.
“We are thrilled to welcome Deepa to the team,” said Krishnan Ganesh, chairman and founder of TutorVista. “Deepa’s expertise in creating meaningful business relationships as well as developing and implementing effective marketing initiatives will help strengthen our efforts to provide top-notch, mass-market online tutoring and test prep services to students around the globe.”
Iyer most recently worked in Hewlett Packard’s Emerging Markets division where she was responsible for developing market knowledge, defining solutions for emerging markets and bringing chosen solutions to market.
Prior to her stint at HP, Iyer served as Information Access and Delivery Manager at Procter & Gamble India, Ltd where she managed the voice and data communications services for the Indian subcontinent as well as established the Enterprise Resource Planning infrastructure in India. Iyer has also served as Practice and Business Manager for Planet Asia, where she defined and implemented technology and business solutions for e-Governance and Data Management.
Iyer holds an undergraduate degree in electronics from Bangalore University and an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta.
TutorVista’s mission is to provide world class tutoring and high-quality content to students around the world. TutorVista is the premier online destination for affordable education—anytime, anywhere, in any subject. Students access TutorVista from the convenience of their home or school and use TutorVista’s comprehensive lessons and question bank to master any subject, with access to a live tutor around the clock. TutorVista helps students to excel in school and at competitive examinations. TutorVista's management team consists of professionals from the education, training and Internet fields whose expertise spans eLearning, instructional design, technology-based learning, professional services management, and distinct Internet technologies.