Richardson Appoints Karan Douglas as Managing Director of Richardson Europe Limited

Richardson Appoints Karan Douglas as Managing Director of Richardson Europe Limited

Philadelphia, PA — April 18, 2001 — Richardson, a leading provider of client-focused sales performance solutions for major corporations worldwide, today announced the appointment of Karan Douglas as Managing Director of Richardson Europe Limited, a wholly owned European subsidiary headquartered in London, UK.

A senior consultant and accomplished training consultant with 11 years experience in training and consultancy, Karan was a trailblazer in the development and implementation of eLearning initiatives at Citibank where Ms. Douglas was Senior Vice President in the Global Corporate and Investment Bank Training and Development Group, based in London. Karan has held various positions in sales, sales management, and product management.

"We have a clear strategic focus to further build and support our global operations over the next 12 to 18 months. Karan's business and leadership abilities coupled with her experience with eLearning and training makes her the perfect candidate to lead our growing European efforts," said Linda Richardson, Richardson's CEO.

"Karan is a critical part of our expansion strategy in continuing to develop our international operations and to integrate our eLearning solutions. She brings knowledge of the market and depth of industry experience. We are excited to have her as a part of our team," said Linda Richardson.

"I am thrilled to join the Richardson Team. I am looking forward to the responsibility of maintaining and growing the support of our existing European clientele and helping Richardson meet its strategic objectives by establishing a strong European presence," said Ms. Douglas.

About Richardson

Richardson is a leading global provider of sales, sales management, and customized sales training solutions. With over 21 years of experience, Richardson offers a fully integrated curriculum, seminars, eLearning, customized training, and consulting services to Fortune 1000 corporations worldwide. The Richardson approach is to partner with clients globally to create solutions that support the client's strategy, objectives, and values to ensure results that accelerate development and increase performance. For more information visit www.richardson.com.

Richardson Europe Contact
Nicola Amiss
212, Piccadilly
London W1J 9HG
Tel: 020 7917 1806
Fax: 020 7917 1851
nicola.amiss@richardson.com

Richardson Contact: 215-940-9255 or info@richardson.com