(Carlsbad, CA - October 7, 2002) - EOS International (EOS) announced today the expansion of its European operations with the launch of its new Nottingham, England office. This office further develops EOS International's global position to provide market leadership in the worldwide delivery of its products and services to the library industry. The Nottingham Service Center, headed by Managing Director of European Operations Philippe Turner-Loisel, now provides enhanced client support and sales services to European countries.
"This expansion demonstrates our commitment to clients and industry leadership in the European marketplace by enabling us to target solutions focused on the specific needs of clients in the region," said EOS International CEO Tony Saadat. "Since its launch in Summer 2002, the Nottingham office successfully initiated a strong client service and support program with experienced multilingual team members. Philippe's extensive high technology experience combined with his commitment to customer satisfaction helps EOS deliver consistent worldwide representation. The Nottingham team also provides a competitive advantage for market leadership and expansion."
Philippe, a French born native, brings to EOS more than twenty years of extensive computer technology experience, including roles in applications and systems programming, relational database consultation, and sales and marketing management. His senior level management positions have ranged from IT Development Manager to Sales and Marketing Director for the largest library systems suppliers in the UK. With his experience, Philippe provides EOS with knowledge unique to the European market.
EOS International is a global library information management software and service company and Microsoft Certified Solution Provider serving libraries of every size worldwide. EOS library products and services include the Q Series* (nominated for a Computerworld Smithsonian Award) - a full-featured, client/server library information management and access system, and GLAS(r) - a Windows-based library management system for small to mid-sized libraries. EOS International also offers the e-Library Service - a web based hosting service that enables libraries to reduce their overhead and optimize staff resources in order to focus on customer service.