SAN FRANCISCO, July 26, 2006 – LAWFUEL – Press Release Service – Discovery Mining, Inc., a leader in electronic discovery technology, today announced the addition of Ann Heatherington as Director of Sales, Northeast. From the New York City office, Ann will lead the sales efforts for the Northeast region, with a particular focus on corporate legal departments.
Prior to joining Discovery Mining, Ann was the Director of Sales, Special Events for ALM Events, a division of American Lawyer Media, Inc. In this role, she was responsible for sales for The Corporate Counsel Forum, the only appointment-based business development cruise for senior attorneys, corporate counsel and legal services executives.
While at ALM, Ann increased sales by 45%, cultivating relationships with Managing Partners, CMOs, Partners and Practice Group leaders from top-tier law firms and select boutique/specialty firms. Prior to ALM, Ann was Project Manager for Northstar Conferences, a division of AICPA, where she produced over 40 business development conferences for leaders in law, finance and business. She also created the highest-grossing and best-attended conference in Northstar’s history, which became a signature annual event.
Ann holds a Bachelor of Science in Communications from Northwestern University.
“Hiring Ann positions us well to extend our services and solutions to an area where many Discovery Mining clients and prospective clients are headquartered,” said Andrew Jenks, Vice President Sales, Discovery Mining. “Ann comes to us with great success in her prior roles and we are sure she will make an equally successful impact here at Discovery Mining.”
About Discovery Mining, Inc.
Discovery Mining, a leader in electronic discovery technology, puts unsurpassed document management, search, and retrieval power into the hands of corporations and law firms. The company’s patent-pending technology significantly reduces risk and cost at every point in the Document Lifecycle. Trusted by top law firms, prominent enterprises and growing mid-sized companies, Discovery Mining helps organizations cost-effectively achieve and maintain excellence in search and retrieval document management.
Discovery Mining was established in 2002 during the infancy of the electronic discovery market and is headquartered in the Presidio of San Francisco. For more information call 1-866-343-4205, email email@example.com, or visit http://www.discoverymining.com.