We’re excited to announce a new team member has joined us to help us reach more children who need help to improve their social skills. David D’Amato is going to lead our sales and relationship building in the Northeast.
The Social Express, a social learning software startup firm, announces the addition of its Northeast Regional Vice President of Sales, David D’Amato.
(PRWEB) December 27, 2012
The Language Express, makers of The Social Express, winner of the coveted Software Information and Industry Association (SIIA) Innovation Incubator Award in Ed Tech, is pleased to announce the addition of David D’Amato as Northeast Regional Vice President of Sales.
Marc Zimmerman, CEO, said, “We’re excited to have David D’Amato join our team. He is helping us expand the widespread adoption of our social learning software. David brings an excellent track record of sales and customer lifecycle relationship expertise to our team. “
D’Amato will generate and deliver sales revenues for the company’s autism education and social learning software programs and related learning management systems. He will expand the growing sales channels in the highly competitive Northeast region of the United States. D’Amato will focus on the education, speech language professionals and consumer markets. He brings a proven track record in identifying and converting major market opportunities into revenues, developing profitable relationships with decision makers and cultivating end-user communities.
David D’Amato said, “I’m really glad to be contributing to the mission of The Social Express by increasing the number of children with social learning deficits that we’re able to reach and help.” He added, “I can’t think of a better way to support families, educators, and professionals who are working everyday to help these special needs children improve their interactions with others.”
Prior to The Language Express, David D’Amato built over 20 years of bottom line success in all aspects of sales—technical support, channel development and relationship management—with companies such as AT&T and Lucent Technologies. D’Amato has an MBA from Benedictine University in Chicago and an undergraduate degree from Pacific University. He has also completed executive MBA programs in international business from George Washington University and general management program from the Wharton School of Business.
David D’ Amato can be reached at david(at)thesocialexpress(dot)com or by phone on 440.539.4360.
The Social Express provides social skills help for Asperger’s and other children diagnosed on the autism spectrum. In its first year, The Social Express has received wide support and heartwarming testimonials from the autism and Asperger’s community of Speech-Language Pathologists (SLPs), educators, parents and teachers of children who need help for Asperger’s, ADHD, autism and related disorders.
The Social Express is an interactive video-modeling, social skills learning and education for autism program. Parents, professionals, and educators of special needs children like the high-quality, Hollywood-style animation that holds their attention without over stimulation and the scenes that reinforce the best choices for kids to make in social situations. Learn more about The Social Express by visiting: thesocialexpress.com Twitter: @TheSocialExpres
About The Language Express, Inc.:
The Language Express™, founded by parents of autistic twins in 2010, is a privately held company based in Encinitas, California. The company develops The Social Express™ and other interactive social skills software and learning management systems. The company’s mission is to help special needs children with social-emotional deficits to improve their lives. The company’s video modeling social skills learning programs help children with ADHD, Autism, Asperger’s, and related disorders to improve their interactions with others. Visit the company at http://thesocialexpress.com/