Confiance Names Bart Snell as the new Chief Operating Officer

Reston, VA July 12th 2011Confiance a global provider of business transformation solutions for enterprises and the government, today named Bart Snell as its Chief Operating Officer. Bart Snell will join Confiance in July, and he also will serve as the Chief Financial Officer.

“Bart’s notable strength is being highly conversant with Board of Directors oversight and control responsibilities through public company CFO roles as well as service on several Boards of public and private entities. He has a track record for increasing shareholder value and an extensive background in operations, strategic planning, and business process improvement,” said Confiance’s CEO Dave Wolcott. “We are delighted to welcome Bart to Confiance and look forward to him joining our executive leadership team to help support our continued growth.”

Snell brings over two decades of successful financial and operational executive leadership experience to turn data into actionable intelligence as he partners with clients to improve business performance, gain strategic partner interest, secure project financing, and instill world-class financial controls. He has held several CFO and COO positions in Information Technology, Telecommunications, BPO, and Services industries. His initial career experiences included 16 years at IBM, holding several internal CFO positions.

“More than ever, public and private sector organizations need reliable tools to improve bottom-line performance, strengthen customer satisfaction, and build strategic value,” said Snell. “Confiance frequently is the ‘911’ Professional Services firm called in to rescue troubled transformation initiatives. I have led transformation initiatives at both public and private companies, and I became a strong believer in the value of training to guarantee the benefits of transformation initiatives are embraced and enduring. I am pleased to join Confiance to add my experience and ideas to their growing consulting and training services, particularly as we grow our eLearning offerings.”

“Bart is a multi-faceted executive who will assist us in building and improving our internal processes in both professional services and eLearning lines of business,” said Navin Maganti, Confiance’s President. “Bart fits easily into our team and culture, and he will be a key leader in building our eLearning offering for a growing list of market verticals and platform technologies.”

About Confiance

Confiance is a global provider of business transformation solutions for commercial and government organizations. The company provides a comprehensive approach to Business Process Management, Enterprise Architecture and Service Oriented Architecture through a combination of consulting, education and technology that allows organizations to be more efficient, agile and improve service to customers and citizens. Confiance is recognized by its Global 500 and government agency customers as a trusted partner that helps implement change in order to achieve business results. Confiance’s customers include Alcoa, Bank of America, Bose, GE Commercial Finance, Kraft, State of New York, U.S. Army, Vodafone and Wyeth. For more information visit: www.confiancegroup.com.