BLOOMINGTON, Minn., July 29, 2002 — Pearson Professional Testing, an NCS Pearson business, today announced that Don Wagner has been promoted to the position of vice president of business development. The appointment is effective immediately.
Mr. Wagner has served as executive director of business development since 1997, with responsibility for recruiting and developing new sponsors of testing programs in the public and private sector. Mr. Wagner has extensive experience in working with top executives throughout the testing industry and broad technical experience in implementing and supporting computer-based testing solutions.
Prior to joining NCS Pearson, Mr. Wagner was a founding employee of Drake Training and Technologies, with responsibility for sales and marketing, and later co-founded and led the computer testing consulting company Trask, Wagner, and Brown, Inc. Mr. Wagner has a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Information Systems and Management, from the University of Cincinnati.
About NCS Pearson
NCS Pearson is a global provider of applications, services, and technologies for education, testing, assessment, government and complex data management. Through its electronic testing business, Pearson Professional Testing, NCS Pearson implements innovative testing solutions that enhance the performance, reliability and security of professional licensure and certification testing programs throughout the world. NCS Pearson operates as a subsidiary of Pearson Education, the world’s largest integrated education company, which in turn is part of Pearson plc, the international media company.
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