Learning Technology Leader Further Accelerates Market Position
RESTON, Va., June 20, 2018 — Meridian Knowledge Solutions, a leading cloud-based learning management system provider, today announced the appointment of Patrick Devlin as Chief Revenue Officer of Meridian Knowledge Solutions.
In his new role, Devlin will lead a growth plan focused on accelerating the deployment of Meridian’s learning solutions to meet the needs of its large and diverse customer base that demands flexibility and deep functionality to drive strategic decision-making. His outcome-oriented approach and ability to think strategically will be instrumental in extending Meridian’s specialization in providing learning technology solutions with deployment flexibility and proven scalability.
“Patrick has a deep understanding of the challenges and opportunities facing our clients,” said Jonna Ward, CEO and President of Meridian. “He possesses an exceptional track record and will bring immediate value to our customers and to the Meridian team. With Patrick at the helm driving revenue, I am confident we will accelerate our expansion while also ensuring customer centricity remains at the core of our strategy.”
“I’m excited to be joining Meridian at such a transformative time for the industry and our clients,” said Devlin. “Economic and social forces are driving a paradigm shift in corporate learning. I look forward to working alongside our clients and the fantastic Meridian team to deliver integrated, always-on learning experiences to dynamic and diversified sets of employees, customers, partners, contingent workers, brokers, dealers, channel sales and other internal and external sales and service providers.”
Devlin brings 29 years of sales, marketing, and general management experience from the learning and performance management industry. He comes to Meridian from Symplicity where he most recently served as Vice President of North American Sales and Global Marketing. Prior to Symplicity, Devlin held various executive and senior leadership positions at Cornerstone OnDemand, Blackboard, and Plateau Systems.
About Meridian Knowledge Solutions:
Meridian Knowledge Solutions, LLC, is a leader in cloud-based learning software. Meridian’s powerful learning management system is leveraged by organizations dedicated to building world-class learning enterprises. With over 7 million users worldwide, Meridian offers industry-leading extensibility and flexibility and a best-of-breed learning management system that gives organizations and users limitless options for their learning programs.