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Sep 26

Dr. Nelson Heller Joins World Education University Advisory Board

world education logoWorld Education University (WEU, pronounced “we-you”), the world’s first tuition-free online global higher education institution, today announced the addition of education technology industry thought leader and visionary, Dr. Nelson Heller, to its advisory board.  The WEU administration is pleased to welcome such a highly regarded education community expert to its board.

Dr. Heller brings with him decades of experience in both the K-12 and higher-education worlds, including founding the business-to-business news and conferences service, The Heller Reports, in 1989. Nelson continued to lead The Heller Reports after its acquisition, including the EdNET conference (now in its 24th year) and webinars, by Scholastic in 2002. He became President of EdNET once the Scholastic unit was acquired by the MDR division of Dun & Bradstreet.  At MDR he oversaw circulation of the weekly news publication, rebranded the EdNET Insight News Alert, reaches over 31 thousand education industry execs worldwide.  As a result of his dedication to the Education Market place over the years, in 2001 Dr. Heller was awarded the Making IT Happen education industry award and, in 2009, was inducted into the Association of Education Publishers’ (AEP) Educational Publishing Hall of Fame.   In 2011, Heller launched the HellerResults Group, a consulting firm that supports businesses in the Education Marketplace.

To learn more about WEU, please visit: http://www.theweu.com/

For the complete press release, click here.