Vancouver, British Columbia CANADA, February 22, 2011 /FSC/ - Serebra Learning Corporation (SLC - TSX Venture, SLCFF - OTCBB_Pink_Sheets), a leading e-learning solutions provider, today announced the appointment of Taleeb Noormohamed as President and CEO. Mr. Noormohamed also joins Serebra's Board of Directors, expanding the company's Board to a total of four directors.
Mr. Noormohamed joined Serebra in July 2010, and has served as a consultant until his current appointment. In that time, Mr. Noormohamed has played a decisive role in reengineering the focus of the company. Aziz Pirani, who has been serving as Interim CEO since May 2010, will now assume responsibility as Chairman of the Serebra Board.
"My sincere congratulations to Taleeb on his appointment as President and CEO," said Mr. Pirani. "Taleeb brings a number of years experience in the technology industry and he will provide a steady hand of leadership in his new role. He has been instrumental in refocusing Serebra's strategy in the past few months and the Board is very pleased he has accepted the challenge of continuing to carry the company forward. We wish Taleeb and his team much success."
Taleeb assumes his role at Serebra after helping to deliver the successful Vancouver 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games as Vice -President, Strategy and Partnerships. Prior to the Games, Taleeb served in key posts in the Government of Canada and had success as an entrepreneur launching an innovative online community dedicated to transforming the way students connect with educators to learn. He has also managed business development for a major US-based provider of online sales management solutions, and founded and led the e-business strategy consulting practice of an international professional services organization. Taleeb holds a BA from Princeton University and did his Doctoral work at Oxford University.
"This is an exciting time in Serebra's history and I'm very pleased to be working with such a talented team of professionals," said Mr. Noormohamed. "I look forward to taking on this role as we strengthen our products, position ourselves in new markets and return value to our shareholders with an aggressive focus on our core business, new partnerships and revenue growth."
About Serebra Learning Corporation
Serebra Learning Corporation provides innovative e-learning solutions to companies, organizations and individuals worldwide. Through Serebra Campus, Serebra provides an extensive course catalogue and versatile learning management system (LMS) for delivering and managing professional training and development. Serebra's easyLearning program helps people in developing nations gain valuable skills and qualifications, while Serebra Connect is a marketplace solution for industry leaders seeking to build direct-to-consumer market environments.
For more information about Serebra and our programs, visit www.serebra.com.
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