Phoenix, Arizona (PressExposure) July 19, 2011 -- Nigel Brooks was engaged by e2020, Inc. in the fall of 2010 to develop a business plan for financing. He subsequently accepted the role of "Interim Chief Learning Officer," while the company sought strategic investors. In this role, he had responsibility for marketing, product development, curriculum development, engineering, customer support, and information technology. E2020, Inc. announced a successful sale to an investment company on July 12, 2011.
e2020, Inc. is a leading e-learning company serving middle and high schools across the United States, and has been a pioneer in the software-as-a-service model in education.
Brooks has substantive experience in business and technology strategy formulation and planning, organizational reviews, and performance assessments in both North and Latin America, Europe, and Asia-Pacific through prior roles at American Express, Booz Allen Hamilton (now Booz & Co.) and Andersen Consulting (now Accenture). He was also president of Javazona Cafes, Inc. - an award winning European-style gourmet coffee and catering business concept. He was a pioneer in the field of ecatering.
BLD was founded in 1994 and established its management consulting practice in 2000. Brooks will now direct BLD's business in publishing leadership development articles, books, and seminars, leading with the very successful Understanding Personal Styles Seminar, the Individual Competencies Assessment, and the Enterpriship Digest. Enterpriship is the process of building enterprises with sustainable advantage, and employs a framework of three related disciplines: entrepreneurship, leadership, and management. "Enterpriship" is derived from four words: management, leadership, enterprise, and entrepreneurship.
Nigel Brooks, LLC was founded in 2008 and provides strategic management consulting, executive coaching and mentoring, professional training, and motivational speaking. It develops entrepreneurial, leadership, and managerial competencies to achieve performance excellence by building sustainable advantage from vision to value. It focuses on the construction, distribution, education, financial services, information technology, manufacturing, nutraceutical, retail, and transportation industries. Functional areas of practice include marketing, operations, finance, and human resources.