People Briefs, November 8, 2019

November 8, 2019 | Volume 50, Number 22

Penn Foster (Boston), a provider of middle-skills training that works with employers to attract, develop, and retain talent, in November named Stephen Laster chief digital & learning officer. Laster previously served as chief digital officer of McGraw-Hill Education (New York).

Online program management provider 2U, Inc. (Lanham,. MD) in October named Jennifer Ogden-Reese chief marketing officer, effective November 11. Ogden-Reese joins 2U from SeatGeek, a mobile-first live event ticketing platform, where she served as CMO for the last three years.

LearningMate Solutions (New York), a provider of consulting and specialty content and technology services for the K-12, higher education, professional and corporate learning communities, in October named Victoria Pylvainen vice president of its K-12 Product Solutions division. Pylvainen has more than 15 years experience guiding curriculum development, services design, and delivery models for online and blended learning experiences.

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