Watch Hill Partners Hires Harry Schult as Chief Financial Officer; Industry Veteran Joins Start-Up Firm.Business Editors
PROVIDENCE, R.I.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 24, 2001
Watch Hill Partners, a strategic technology and business process consultancy focusing on customer relationship management (CRM (Customer Relationship Management) An integrated information system that is used to plan, schedule and control the presales and postsales activities in an organization. ), announced that Harry A. Schult of Providence has joined the company as Chief Financial Officer (CFO See Chief Financial Officer. ).
Schult comes to Watch Hill with over 25 years of senior level experience at Ernst & Young where he was Managing Partner of the Providence office for 11 years and coordinated the firm's worldwide services to Textron Inc. After Ernst & Young, Schult was an acting CFO working on corporate development and merger and acquisition activity with a variety of start-up and high technology companies. He most recently served as Vice President of Corporate Development at Mirus Information Technology Services, an application service provider for the food-service industry.
"We are thrilled thrill
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2. To give great pleasure to; delight. See Synonyms at enrapture. to have Harry join our team," said Watch Hill Managing Partner Brad Waugh. "His results-driven philosophy, coupled with his extensive M&A experience and strategic planning Strategic planning is an organization's process of defining its strategy, or direction, and making decisions on allocating its resources to pursue this strategy, including its capital and people. skills make him ideally suited for Watch Hill. Harry's experience will be invaluable in strategically developing the financial resources needed to support Watch Hill's growth plans."
Schult has an A.B. in Economics from Williams College Williams College, at Williamstown, Mass.; coeducational; chartered 1785, opened as a free school 1791, became a college 1793, named for Ephraim Williams. The Williams campus, noted for its fine old buildings, includes West College (1790), the Van Rensselaer Manor and a M.B.A. in Finance from Stanford University Stanford University, at Stanford, Calif.; coeducational; chartered 1885, opened 1891 as Leland Stanford Junior Univ. (still the legal name). The original campus was designed by Frederick Law Olmsted. David Starr Jordan was its first president. Graduate School of Business.
About Watch Hill Partners
Watch Hill Partners (www.whpi.com) is a strategic customer relationship management consultancy that helps clients to achieve results by providing a dedicated regional team that stays on a project throughout the implementation lifecycle. Watch Hill combines business process expertise in markets like financial services The examples and perspective in this article or section may not represent a worldwide view of the subject.
Please [ improve this article] or discuss the issue on the talk page. , insurance, and pharmaceuticals, with strategic methods for capitalizing on technology investments. Watch Hill's selective approach to projects and employees ensures that all clients turn into references.
Headquartered in Providence, RI, the company services clients in the New England/New York areas. For more information, contact Watch Hill Partners at 401-453-4800.