EdCast Attracts Key Industry Leaders from HPE, Skillsoft, Degreed and Wipro
Two established Learning & Development leaders join EdCast’s executive team; Digital transformation expert joins Advisory Board.
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. — October 19, 2017 — EdCast, the AI-powered Knowledge Cloud for enterprise-wide unified discovery, knowledge management and personalized learning, is pleased to announce its executive leadership team continues to expand to meet its growing demand and opportunities.
Becky Willis joins EdCast as the Vice President of Enterprise Engagement. She spent 16 years in key executive roles at Hewlett Packard and Hewlett Packard Enterprise. Becky also co-founded WillLearn Consulting, which advised enterprise customers on digital learning strategy and management development. She comes to EdCast with over 20 years of experience in the learning and development industry.
Ryan Bertrand was recruited to EdCast to fill the key role of Vice President of Enterprise Solutions, leading the growing revenue-generating division of the company. Ryan has spent his career delivering results in the learning and knowledge management industry, including leadership positions at Skillsoft, IBM, SuccessFactors and Degreed.
Finally, EdCast is thrilled to welcome Abhijit Bhaduri to its advisory board. Abhijit is the author of the best-selling book The Digital Tsunami and is the founder of a digital transformation consulting service. His extensive background includes leadership positions with PepsiCo, Colgate-Palmolive, and most recently Wipro, the India-based consulting firm with over 165,000 employees, where he served as Global Chief Learning Officer.
“As EdCast continues to expand, we remain committed to attracting the top talent to help us meet our short and long-term goals of bringing our AI-driven Knowledge Cloud to the marketplace,” says Karl Mehta, Founder and CEO of EdCast. “We welcome Becky, Ryan and Abhijit to the EdCast team and look forward to their help in growing our business and fulfilling our vision.”
EdCast recently won a Brandon Hall Group Gold Award for excellence in the Best Unique or Innovative Learning and Development Program category for working with the Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN) to deliver the SDG Academy.
Abhijit Bhaduri and Becky Willis are joining forces to lead an EdCast-hosted webinar entitled “How to Build a Culture of Curiosity” on November 8, 2017.
EdCast is the AI-Powered Knowledge Cloud solution for unified discovery, personalized learning and knowledge management across the enterprise. Its award-winning platform is used globally by Fortune 500 companies and government organizations to solve the discovery, curation and recommendation problems of content fragmentation across external, internal and tacit knowledge sources. EdCast’s solutions include its Learning Experience Platform (LXP), SalesU sales enablement suite, and GuideMe’s multi-language in-app content authoring, which are now being used by visionary companies that include GE, Accenture, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Dell EMC, Kraft-Heinz and Walmart, among others.