COLUMBIA, Md. — May 29, 2007 – Interwrite Learning, a leading provider of interactive learning solutions for schools around the world, announces today that it has opened a new sales office and distribution center in Canada. The new office is set to support the growing demand in Canada for the company´s interactive learning solutions including the Interwrite Board, Pad and Panel — which all include the revolutionary Interwrite Workspace software, as well as the family of award-winning student response systems, or "clickers."
Laurie Pringle, Regional Manager for Interwrite Learning, will lead the company´s expansion in the education technology market in Canada. Ms. Pringle is a long time veteran in the Canadian learning market and brings over 10 years of experience in higher education publishing to the role. The Toronto-based office and distribution center will provide sales, customer support and shipping logistics to Interwrite Learning´s current and future Canadian customers and key business partners.
"Canada represents a strong and growing marketing for Interwrite Learning," stated Steve Kaye, co-president and chief operating officer of Interwrite Learning. "We have done extremely well in Canada with all of our interactive classroom solutions, including major classroom installations at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver and the University of Western Ontario. Now with our expanded presence, we have an even stronger base with which to increase our leadership position and provide our customers with improved service and support."
About Interwrite Learning
Interwrite Learning is a premier global provider of interactive learning solutions for primary, secondary and higher education markets. Interactive solutions, including the Interwrite Board, Pad and Panel all come with Interwrite Workspace, a next generation educational software application for creating, teaching and assessing student performance using digital content. Interwrite assessment solutions include Interwrite Cricket and PRS clickers, members of a powerful student response system that combines interaction and assessment to enhance classroom productivity and improve student results. Headquartered in Columbia, MD, Interwrite Learning has a rich 32-year history of delivering interactive solutions that are changing how the world learns. To learn more about Interwrite Learning´s Interactive Classroom solutions, please visit http://www.interwritelearning.com.