Irvington, Virginia – January 17, 2018 – The Tambellini Group, the world’s leading independent research and advisory firm dedicated exclusively to higher education, announced today that Alex Freeman has joined Tambellini’s Client Services Team, and Michele Cummins has become a member of the Tambellini Research Team.
“We are very fortunate that two respected members of the former New Media Consortium (NMC) are joining our team,” said Vicki Tambellini, President and CEO of The Tambellini Group. “They bring with them incomparable experience in the higher education industry, as well as proficiency in modern research methodology. NMC’s publications were consistently read by over two million individuals annually in 200 countries.”
Alex Freeman brings specific experience with membership management, contributing to the esteemed Horizon Reports, market research, and publishing while at NMC. Freeman is well-versed in Learning Management Systems (LMS) and instructional technology. In his role at Tambellini, he will provide subscribers access to another top analyst in higher education. His insight into global education trends, in conjunction with Tambellini’s Education Institution Technology Profile Database®, will provide Tambellini members with unsurpassed information for strategic planning and direction. As part of the Tambellini Client Services Team, he will provide direct support to Tambellini members.
Michele Cummins’ contributions to the NMC Horizon Reports and investigative research will add extended capacity for the benefit of Tambellini members. Within the Tambellini Research Team, she will focus on the ever-expanding body of primary research and data validation. She will also be adding to Tambellini’s library of Technology Provider Case Studies and Vendor Profile Reports.
“The growth rate for The Tambellini Group has been explosive in the past year,” commented Tambellini. “Being able to continue to expand our team with seasoned professionals helps assure acceleration of the top-quality analyst and advisory services that we are known for.”
About The Tambellini Group
The Tambellini Group (Tambellini) is the only independent analyst and advisory firm dedicated exclusively to higher education. With a team of analysts and researchers who have decades of higher education expertise, and a database of the technology selections of more than 18,900 global institutions, Tambellini offers unbiased analysis and objective insight on education technology and market trends with verifiable data. Tambellini helps higher education executives, business leaders, and the investment community make fact-based technology decisions to achieve their key strategic goals. Founded in 2001, Tambellini is a woman-owned business headquartered in Irvington, Virginia. www.thetambellinigroup.com, telephone (804) 438-9393.
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