Seasoned eLearning and Software Executive Will Lead Sales, Marketing and Partnering Efforts
WAYNESBORO, VIRGINIA, May 6, 2015 — Remote-Learner, provider of technology- enhanced learning solutions throughout North America, named Ted Hopper to the newly created position of Chief Revenue Officer.
Mr. Hopper, who spent the last seven years in management roles within Blackboard, Inc., is charged with managing Remote-Learner’s growing Sales, Marketing and partner organizations. Mr. Hopper joins the Remote-Learner executive team and brings additional depth to the organization as it expands its service offerings to the North American markets.
“I’m thrilled to join the Remote-Learner team” said Mr. Hopper. “I believe Remote-Learner’s outstanding strategic consulting and development personnel coupled with their support of open source platforms for both the academic and corporate learning markets distinctly positions the company for considerable future growth. Remote-Learner is one of the longest standing brands in the eLearning space and I look forward to helping them build on that strong foundation.”
Prior to joining Remote-Learner, Mr. Hopper was Vice President of Blackboard Business Development where he led the launch of the Blackboard Partnerships(™) program and more recently headed the development and launch of the Blackboard Store(™). Earlier in his career, he served as Vice President of Business Affairs at ePals, Inc. (now Cricket Media), a k-12 focused global provider of platforms for collaborative classrooms, and also held management positions at AOL Mr. Hopper brings this unique blend of consumer software and educational-technology expertise to his new role with Remote-Learner.
Mr. Hopper has a Bachelor of Arts degree from Vanderbilt University and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Maryland Robert H. Smith School of Business. In addition, he is a member of the board of directors for the non-profit Adoptions Together where he leads the finance committee and is also on the board of directors for the SONOS Chamber Orchestra in New York City.
Remote-Learner has been providing educational technology services since 1982 to its business, educational and governmental clients. Today, these services include support for best-of-breed open source programs, including the world’s most widely used open source learning management system, Moodle. Remote-Learner provides support and hosting services, custom development, workforce development training, instructional design and strategic consulting services for organizations planning online learning programs. Remote-Learner maintains corporate offices in Virginia, Kansas, Colorado and Waterloo, Ontario, Canada, serving clients throughout the US, Canada, Mexico, and the Caribbean.
For more information about Remote-Learner, please visit www.remote-learner.net or contact Bryan Poss, Director of Marketing, Remote-Learner.net, Inc., at 877-299-1293.