Emeryville, CA—Innovative announced today that Mr. James Tallman will join the executive ranks of Innovative Interfaces as Chief Executive Officer. In this role, Tallman will be focused on the company's commitment to library success and increasing velocity in product leadership and operational excellence.
Tallman comes to Innovative with extensive experience as CEO for top software and technology companies, most recently from Wolters Kluwer, a leading global information services company. During his tenure at Wolters Kluwer Enterprise Legal Management Solutions, the company experienced unprecedented market growth, delivering word-class customer support and impressive product innovation built on a collaborative framework. Having lived and worked in North America, Latin America, EMEA, and Asia Pacific, Tallman also brings expertise in management of global operations, serving a worldwide customer base. Tallman is a graduate of the Georgia Institute of Technology, and bilingual in English and Spanish.
"I am thrilled that Jim has agreed to join the senior leadership team here at Innovative," states Bill Schickling, EVP at Innovative Interfaces. "His passion for excellence and commitment to the Innovative strategic initiatives will serve our library partners. And I am pleased that Bert Winemiller will continue as a member of the team as EVP of Strategy."
We invite all Innovative libraries to meet Jim at our upcoming Academic and Public Directors Symposium events in San Diego. For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Innovative (www.iii.com) partners with thousands of libraries of all types to help them achieve success. Serving libraries in 66 countries, the company provides complete library automation solutions that include mobile access, digital asset management, resource sharing, discovery, and reporting tools. Innovative's staff includes nearly 350 library and technology experts, with more than 100 degreed librarians, who stay in close contact with customers through formal development partnerships and conversations at Innovative User Group meetings on four continents. The company is headquartered in Emeryville, California with offices in Syracuse, NY; Blacksburg, VA; Dublin, Ireland and beyond.