Jerry Weissberg Joins Hondros Family of Companies as President
March 18, 2014 |
Hondros Family of Companies is pleased to announce that Jerry Weissberg will join the Hondros Family of Companies as President. Weissberg comes to the Hondros Family of Companies from Education to Go (ed2go), a unit of Cengage Learning, where he has been Vice President and General Manager since 2004. Weissberg’s initial responsibilities include overseeing many of the companies that are a part of the Hondros Family of Companies.
“Weissberg shares our commitment to providing the highest level of experience for our students online and in the classroom both locally and on the national level,” says Linda Hondros, Chief Executive Officer of Hondros Family of Companies. “We are thrilled to have him join Hondros Family of Companies as he brings an incredible business experience and e-learning background to our students and faculty.”
Prior to joining Hondros Family of Companies, Weissberg has been a senior executive with a proven track record of building and running profitable high growth online education businesses. In addition to spending 10 years at ed2go, he was the Vice President and Executive Director of John Wiley & Sons. Weissberg is an e-learning industry pioneer with over 17 years of hands-on management experience dedicated to IT Certification, paid subscription journal publishing, adult continuing education, workforce training and professional development.
Prior to his career in higher education publishing and online non-credit training, Weissberg was a program manager in the telecommunication and computer industry with project management responsibility for the development and implementation of large information systems, for both domestic and international customers. He holds a degree in Industrial Engineering from Rochester Institute of Technology where he also received his MBA.
“I love education and I also love technology and I love the way technology and education have a way of complimenting each other,” says Weissberg. “Hondros Family of Companies is a healthy mix of classroom and online business. It’s a national and local player in the industry and I am excited to be part of the team as it continues to grow.”
About Hondros Family of Companies Headquartered in Columbus, Ohio, Hondros Family of Companies continues to be a national leader in education, real estate and business since being established in 1981. The company is dedicated to upholding the same quality and high standards today that students, business partners and customers have known for decades. The Hondros Family of Companies include Hondros College, Arizona School of Real Estate & Business, Fast Fingerprints, Hondros Learning, Food for Thought Café and Northeast Conference Center. For more information, visit http://www.hondros.com or call 1.888.HONDROS.