Beyond.com, Inc. Expands Technology Team and Names James Bright as Enterprise Architect
PHILADELPHIA - January 11, 2011 - Beyond.com, Inc., the world’s largest network of niche career communities, announced today the recent hiring of James Bright as Enterprise Architect for the organization. In his role, James will work with the Beyond.com management team to help establish a roadmap for the future that encompasses the vision and strategy of the company.
James brings more than 15 years of information technology experience and leadership to Beyond.com, including a track record of successful execution of the technology roadmap at both the technical and business levels. In addition, his expertise runs deep in the social networking arena as a founder and former Vice President of Orbius Inc. which was also recently acquired by Beyond.com.
Previously, James has worked to deliver valuable and scalable applications for several organizations including VerticalNet Inc., QuarterArcade.com (co-founder) and eMoneyAdvisor. He is a graduate of Virginia Tech University with a Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering.
“James brings a phenomenal track record along with technical and business expertise which will enable Beyond.com to grow even faster in the years to come,” says Rich Milgram, CEO of Beyond.com. “We are excited to have him join our team and we are looking forward to him being extremely successful.”
About Beyond.com, Inc.
Beyond.com is the world’s largest network of niche career communities, providing access to thousands of top-tier industry and local web sites. Our career search services and networking tools enable job seekers and employers to create targeted connections across thousands of online communities. We deliver a one-of-a-kind recruitment solution that provides the targeted exposure of a specialized job board, reinforced by the breadth and volume of a larger career network. Beyond.com was named to Inc. Magazine’s prestigious ‘Inc. 500’ list and is a Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) portfolio company. www.Beyond.com.