BOSTON—Kevin Stone has been named to the newly created position of Chief Education Officer for Burning Glass Technologies, the company announced on Wednesday.
Stone will oversee all sales, marketing, and customer success initiatives at Burning Glass, the world’s leading labor market analytics firm.
“Higher education faces great challenges and great opportunities,” Stone said. “It’s imperative for education institutions to have high-quality, real-time data so they understand employer expectations in the job market. With this insight, institutions can attract more students and ensure that all students have the skills they need to make their impact in the world.”
Prior to joining Burning Glass, Stone was Chief Sales and Marketing Officer at Cengage, a global leader in digital learning. Stone was also Chief Sales Officer of Higher Education at Pearson. He holds an MBA from Boston University and a BS in Marketing from Oswego State University of New York.
“Burning Glass is helping hundreds of education institutions grow enrollment, align their programs with the landscape of opportunity, and drive student success,” said Matt Sigelman, CEO of Burning Glass Technologies. “We are innovating new solutions to drive even greater impact. Kevin brings to that endeavor deep knowledge within the education sector and an unwavering commitment to student and institutional success.”
About Burning Glass Technologies
Burning Glass Technologies delivers job market analytics that empower employers, workers, and educators to make data-driven decisions. The company’s artificial intelligence technology analyzes hundreds of millions of job postings and real-life career transitions to provide insight into labor market patterns. This real-time strategic intelligence offers crucial insights, such as which jobs are most in demand, the specific skills employers need, and the career directions that offer the highest potential for workers. For more information, visit burning-glass.com.