Synaptis Names Jamie Blackburn Vice President of Learning Operations

Cary, NC, April 22, 2010 --( Brad Mullahy, CEO of Synaptis (, a knowledge transfer company that strives to maximize the potential of employees through customized training solutions, has announced that Jamie Blackburn has joined the company as vice president of learning operations. In this position, he is responsible for day-to-day learning operations and product delivery services including custom software development. He focuses on delivering quality and innovative strategies to clients, as well as continuing to improve customer satisfaction by adjusting services to fit the unique business practices of each company or organization. Blackburn previously served as the president of Presentation Strategies Inc., a communications services firm, located in RTP, N.C. He has more than 20 years experience in information technology for both business software integration and commercial software products, and more than 10 years experience in large and small business leadership.

“We are excited to have Jamie join our team,” said Mullahy. “His leadership abilities will be an excellent asset to our management staff, and his familiarity with different forms of software allow for more customized service, which brings in clients from varying industries.”

- Blackburn was a coach with the Capital Area Soccer League for 10 years. He is also a former president of the Green Hope High School Athletic Booster Club and the Georgetowne Association.

- Blackburn received a bachelor of science from Monmouth University, where he completed a degree in finance.

- He resides in Cary with his wife and three children, all of whom are attending North Carolina universities.

About Synaptis:
Synaptis is a knowledge transfer firm that strives to maximize the potential of employees by engaging, educating and empowering them through customized learning solutions. Located in Cary, N.C., Synaptis works with Fortune 1000 companies on delivering innovative knowledge transfer solutions that help employees acquire new skills, adapt to changing job roles, work with new technologies or systems, and comply with new policies and regulations. Synaptis specializes in customized knowledge transfer solutions leveraging the latest learning technologies to capture, transfer and retain knowledge through innovative learning. Services include peer-to-peer learning solutions, action-based learning workshops, serious simulations games, web-based training, classroom training, knowledge capture, and on-the-job performance improvement solutions. Areas of expertise include CRM, ERP, EMR, Sales, Leadership, Clinical Operations, and Product training. For more information, call (919) 844-5840 ext. 1 or visit

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