VISANOW News Release
Glenn Gottfried elected to VISANOW Board of Directors
Former President of Thomson TFP brings distinguished accomplishments in Business Development and Strategic Planning
CHICAGO, IL July 11, 2006 – VISANOW, the industry leader of immigration solutions, has announced the election of Glenn Gottfried to its Board of Directors. An innovative leader with exceptional ability to drive organizations to higher levels of performance, Glenn will help formulate the tactical planning and execution of the business development strategy for VISANOW.
“We’re very excited to welcome Glenn to our Board. We are certain that his experience driving business services will be a great addition to our strategic initiatives,” said Robert Meltzer, VISANOW CEO.
Glenn’s areas of expertise include product development, business process transformation, information and technology management and new business start-up. Most recently, Glenn served as the President of Thomson TFP, a software and directory publishing firm serving the financial services industry. He led the transformation of TFP into a highly profitable, growth oriented web-enabled solutions company significantly increasing revenue from information technology products. Prior to Thomson, Glenn held upper management positions with OMGEO and Midwest Securities Trust Company among others.
“I am pleased to join the VISANOW Board. Bob Meltzer has guided VISANOW into a leading position in the marketplace. By executing a strong business development effort, VISANOW will reach even more organizations that can benefit from their high quality service offering,” commented Gottfried. “We expect to rapidly gain market share as companies increasingly recognize the value VISANOW provides its customers.”
In addition to VISANOW, Glenn serves on the Board of Advisors for the College of Engineering and Mathematical Sciences for the University of Vermont and Bankers Toolbox, Inc. He earned a Bachelors of Science degree from the University of Vermont along with a Masters of Science from the Georgia Institute of Technology. Glenn also received his MBA from the University of Chicago.
VISANOW streamlines the immigration process for corporations and their foreign employees and is the only immigration provider to guarantee its services. Since 1998, it has combined superior client support and innovative, patented technology to revolutionize the manner in which immigration matters are processed. By simply logging on to www.visanow.com, VISANOW clients can experience unprecedented levels of efficiency, responsiveness, legal expertise and quality service. Hundreds of clients have received significant savings in time and money by using the VISANOW process.