Industry Expert Eileen Smith Joins Jenzabar
Boston, MA – October 25, 2016 – Jenzabar®, Inc., a leading provider of software, strategies, and services for higher education, has hired experienced marketing and product marketing executive, Eileen Smith. As the new Vice President of Marketing and Communications, Smith oversees Jenzabar’s global marketing organization and is responsible for building the brand and creating customer demand.
“Eileen has a strong passion for higher education and has a proven track record of increasing brand awareness and driving sales for multiple higher education technology companies,” said Bob Maginn, Jenzabar Chairman and CEO. “She will bring new creativity to our leadership team and a skillset to help take the Jenzabar brand to the next level as we continue to build and expand software and services.”
Eileen brings over 30 years of higher education industry experience from both the institution and technology side. Eileen began her career at the University of Richmond, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, and the University of Florida. She then held various senior business development and product marketing management roles at: Workday, Pearson International, Datatel, and PeopleSoft. Eileen holds a Master’s in Higher Education Administration from Virginia Tech and a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Richmond.
“My goal is to enhance the overall Jenzabar experience for clients, partners, and other industry peers,” said Smith. “We are part of a truly important industry. Our vision of Making Higher Ed Amazing is a collaborative effort to inspire, motivate, and help institutions drive higher performance across their institution.”
Jenzabar student information systems have been chosen more often than any other SIS over the past five years. Exclusively serving higher education, Jenzabar software and services are designed to drive higher performance in every department at your institution. Jenzabar collaborates with clients to make higher education amazing. Jenzabar is headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts. For further information, please visit www.jenzabar.com.