Beaverton, Ore. – August 5, 2010 – iBridge LLC, an information management and Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) company serving the legal, healthcare, manufacturing and financial services industries, announced today the addition of two new hires to its executive team – Mark Prewitt as chief technologist and Bob Locke as vice president of content and archival systems.
These two new positions at iBridge were created at a time of significant opportunity and rapid growth for iBridge as Forrester Research projects legal outsourcing to India to grow from a $1 billion industry to $4 billion within the next five years. iBridge’s team of U.S. consultants help clients compete in a global economy through high-quality and risk-free offshore support services related to litigation, data management, technology consulting, collections and vendor management.
Mark Prewitt brings more than 20 years of experience in the computer and IT industry to his new position as chief technologist at iBridge. He is responsible for infrastructure development, technologies acquisition and deployment, and integration to business strategies. Prewitt uses his intimate knowledge of computer and network technologies to develop unique data management and integration solutions for iBridge clients. He also works with company partners and vendors to ensure clients have access to the latest, most relevant technologies.
As the director of information technologies at TERIS, a litigation support services provider, Prewitt standardized the company’s technology infrastructure and executed on company technology strategies. Prior to that, Prewitt was the business services sales manager at CompUSA where he helped re-launch the business-to-business sales program, generating in excess of $2 million per year in gross revenue and earning Presidents Club status as one of top two percent of sales representatives in the company. He founded and operated his own computer consulting firm, Prewitt Consulting Services, which grew to $3 million per year in annual revenue with 18 employees. He also served as vice president of sales and marketing at FWB Software and in various sales positions with Dr. Bott LLC, Asante Technologies, and Computer Stores Northwest (now The Mac Store).
Prewitt recently earned his master’s degree in business administration from the University of Oregon to complement his existing bachelor’s degree in business management. He is also a certified administrator in iCONECT and Clearwell.
Bob Locke joins iBridge as vice president of the content and archival systems, with responsibility for Eastern Area sales. An accomplished, results-driven sales executive, he brings a solid history of delivering year-over-year revenue growth for the past twenty years in the high performance computing and data management industries. During his career, his key clients have included Eli Lilly, Pfizer, IBM, Morgan Stanley, GlaxoSmithKline, Verizon, General Electric, Hewlett-Packard and the U.S. Air Force.
Most recently at Harwich Partners, Locke assisted emerging software companies in the development and implementation of successful sales coverage models and sales best practices. Prior to that, as senior director of sales at Adobe Systems/Macromedia for six years, he provided leadership to both the field and inside Adobe enterprise sales team in the Northeast, Southeast and Canada. Under his direction, the enterprise sales team delivered significant net-new business growth.
Locke’s prior experience also includes senior sales positions with Thinktools, Silicon Graphics, Convex Computer Corporation and Gould Computer Corporation. He earned a bachelor’s degree in mathematics from Villanova University, Villanova, Penn.
About iBridge LLC
iBridge is an information management and Business Process Outsourcing company that specializes in managing business critical information to enable customers to make better decisions faster. iBridge’s differentiation is constant innovation, business driven solutions developed in close collaboration with customers and providing exceptional service. iBridge legal experts have successfully processed data for more than 3500 cases in the last three years. Recent iBridge milestones include the completion of a review of 1.3 million documents in 11 days for a trademark infringement case, as well as reaching a coding capacity of more than 50,000 documents per day. The company serves several global corporations as well as mid-sized and small companies across the United States, Canada, and Europe, with core groups of customers in the legal, healthcare, manufacturing and financial services industries. For more information, please visit www.iBridgeLLC.com.
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