NEW YORK, Nov. 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Mediant Communications Inc., a leading provider of investor communications technology and services to banks, brokers, corporations, and mutual funds, today announced the appointment of Robert M. Lemmond as President of the company, reporting to Arthur Rosenzweig, Mediant’s Chief Executive Officer.
Mr. Lemmond brings more than two decades of leadership experience in the financial information services and Governance, Risk and Compliance segments. He joins Mediant from Wolters Kluwer, where he served as Chief Executive Officer & President of the Legal & Regulatory Solutions business in the United States. In this role, he was instrumental in the transformation of the business, emerging as the leader in digital information, analytics and mobile solutions to practice-based attorneys and compliance professionals around the world. Previously, Mr. Lemmond held general management and executive sales leadership positions at the financial technology and information services companies IHS Global Insight and the Primark Corporation. He is a board member of Decision Economics, a leading provider of global and macroeconomic research, analytics and advisory services to the world’s major financial institutions.
“Bob is a market-driven, performance-oriented executive, with an eye always on the customer,” said Arthur Rosenzweig. “I am delighted to be working with him to accelerate the growth of our business and realize the potential of Mediant.”
“I could not be more excited to work with Arthur and such a highly talented, dedicated and innovative group of professionals,” added Mr. Lemmond. “The old saying ‘timing is everything’ could not be more true. With Mediant firmly established within the investor communications industry, I eagerly look forward to helping propel the company in its next phase.”
Mediant Communications also partners with the largest content managers in the industry, including Thomson Reuters Wealth Management and RR Donnelley & Sons. Last week, RR Donnelley, which prints and electronically files over 80% of corporate and mutual fund compliance documents, announced it had made a strategic investment in Mediant to further expand joint solutions for brokers and banks.
About Mediant Communications
Mediant Communications Inc. is an investor communications company providing software and services to banks, brokerage firms, corporations and investment companies for processing and distributing proxy materials, prospectuses and other communications to equity, bond and mutual fund investors.
Established in 2002, Mediant is a pioneer in both front-office and back-office software for document processing and delivery for brokers and banks. Mediant also provides annual meeting management, distribution and tabulation services for corporate issuers.
In 2012, Mediant launched a full set of software solutions on its MIC platform for the broker-dealer and its operations managers, financial advisors, retail investors and managed accounts. In 2013, the company acquired Mobular Technologies, a leader in document-management and communications software. The company is headquartered in New York City with facilities in North Carolina, New Jersey and Missouri, subsidiaries in Canada and Alabama, and four data centers.
For more information go to www.mediantonline.com.
SOURCE Mediant Communications