REDWOOD CITY, CA, USA - - HighWire Press, Inc., the leading technology platform and strategic partner to influential scholarly publishers and societies, is pleased to announce the promotion of Wendy Newsham to Vice President, North America Sales.
Ms. Newsham has been a key member of the business development team since May, 2015. She came to HighWire with years of direct sales and management experience with publication production and SaaS products at service providers in the scholarly publishing market. Most recently she was the Director of Client Services at Aries System where she worked to determine service and development strategies, and initiatives focused on providing value to clients.
"Wendy has deep industry experience, and a very clear focus on delivering value to our community of publishers," said Dan Filby, HighWire's CEO. "We very excited to have her join the HighWire executive team and continue to be a big part of HighWire's continued success."
"I am thrilled to be an integral part of the sales organization at HighWire," said Ms. Newsham. "I look forward to the future as we continue to expand our team and further grow our business."
Celebrating 20 years of service, HighWire Press, Inc. focuses on the future of scholarly publishing by providing technology solutions to influential organizations which produce high-impact journals, books, and other scholarly materials. With staff in the US and the UK, HighWire offers digital content development and hosting services, innovative open platform technologies, a customizable peer-review manuscript submission system, strategic consultation services, and unique networking opportunities through its collegial publishers' meetings and community forum.
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