BOSTON, MA - Wednesday, June 21, 2006 -- GetConnected, Inc.
, developer of the leading transaction processing platform enabling the sale of digital services, today announced the appointment of Howard Lamb
as executive vice president of technology and operations engineering.Lamb
is responsible for all technology innovation and expansion, further strengthening GetConnected's
(GCI) position as the most widely deployed technology platform used for enabling digital sales for retailers.
has significant experience within technology operations management, with a strong focus on project delivery, behavioral change and results realization.
will play an integral role in helping our customers and partners successfully meet the growing demand for digital services."Prior to joining GetConnected, Lamb worked at Celerant Consulting where he served as vice president and head of operations, managing all US consultants focused on sustainable bottom-line results through effective project implementation and behavioral change.Lamb
led the organization in a series of projects delivering over $100 million of sustainable client benefits annually; implementing quality management and score carding processes to ensure effective delivery and managed profitability at both project and organization levels.Before working at Celerant, Lamb held senior management positions at Getronics and Wang Global Services.
GetConnected provides end-to-end order management that allows merchants to effectively sell digital services, improve user experiences, increase revenue, decrease operating costs and build brand equity.With more than 25 years of experience in all areas of information technology, Lamb
is committed to enhancing the GCI platform to let customers such as Best Buy, Circuit City, Dell and Radio Shack
effectively sell video, voice, data and entertainment services.
"GetConnected is a profitable, high growth company that is only growing more successful every day," said Lamb