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Phoenix Business Solutions announces the appointment of Ben Weinberger as Chief Strategy Officer. Ben will help guide the Board and Management team to further develop the product offerings of Phoenix, as well as consolidating their message to the legal and professional services markets.
Ben brings with him more than 20 years’ experience in the strategic development, transformation, and direction of IT and operations in a variety of public and private organisations. He previously served as Director of IT and Facilities for Bond Pearce (now Bond Dickinson), where the firm last year was awarded the title of Best Legal Technology for 2012 by Legal Week. Ben previously held similar roles at two AmLaw 200 firms as well as the Los Angeles City Attorney’s Office.
Previously, as a consultant, Weinberger delivered projects at several multinational organisations including The Walt Disney Company and Chevron. Ben regularly speaks on a range of engaging matters such as Business Continuity Planning and Emerging Technologies. Additionally, he is a US qualified lawyer who previously practiced law in Chicago.
“Ben’s background brings another experienced voice to the team that understands first‐hand exactly what clients need,” comments Roger Pickett, Managing Director of Phoenix, “Weinberger’s enthusiasm and passion to deliver the best and most appropriate solutions to clients will help us further improve our service and product offerings.”
“I’m thrilled to be joining Phoenix at a time when they are growing as a company and developing several significant new products. I’m looking forward to helping them take the company to that next level; especially with their recent growth in the Asia‐Pacific and U.S. markets,” stated Weinberger
About Phoenix Phoenix is a global software and services organisation with expertise in the professional services market. They provide leading enterprise content management (ECM), knowledge management (KM) solutions and consulting. Phoenix offers an end‐to‐end solution that combines best‐of‐breed products and services, bespoke development expertise and seamless integration to professional services firms worldwide. Our expertise is underpinned by more than a decade of experience.