ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 13, 2012-- TeleTech Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: TTEC), a leading
global provider of technology-enabled customer engagement and
experience solutions, announced today thatRuth C. Lipper andWilliam
A. Linnenbringer will retire from the company's Board of Directors
this year. In addition, the Company announced thatGregory A. Conley
andRobert Webb have been nominated to stand for election at the
Annual Meeting of Shareholders onMay 24, 2012.
Ms. Lipper and Mr. Linnenbringer have elected to retire from the
Board. Both will serve as directors through the 2012 annual meeting
but will not stand for re-election to the Board.
"Ruth LipperandBill Linnenbringerhave servedTeleTechwith
distinction over their tenure as directors," saidKenneth D.
Tuchman,TeleTechchairman and chief executive officer. "We greatly
appreciate their experience and commitment to our stockholders,
employees and clients. We also look forward to the prospect of
welcomingGreg ConleyandRob Webbto our Board, both of whom will
bring their respective technology and healthcare industry
experience and perspective."
Ms. Lipper has been a director since 2002 and serves as chair of
the Nominating and Governance Committee of the Board. Ms. Lipper
has spent more than 25 years working in various financial and
philanthropic leadership roles. Ms. Lipper is currently a volunteer
chairperson for theLipper Family Charitable Foundation, a position
she has held since 1998.
Mr. Linnenbringer has served as a director since 2003 and serves
as chair of the Audit Committee of the Board. In his 32-year career
withPricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, a registered public accounting
firm, Mr. Linnenbringer held numerous leadership positions,
including managing partner for the U.S. banking and financial
services industry practice, chairman of the global financial
services industry practice, and member of the firm's policy board
and world council of partners. Mr. Linnenbringer currently serves
on the Board of Directors ofSunTrust Banks, Inc., aNew York Stock
Exchangelisted financial services company.
Mr. Conley has served as a chief executive officer of several
technology services companies including theOdyssey Group,Verio,
Inc.andTanning Technology Corporation. Mr. Conley also held senior
management positions atInternational Business MachinesandGalileo
Mr. Webb currently serves as the chief executive officer of the
OptumHealth Care Solutions business unit ofUnitedHealth Group. Mr.
Webb was also the president of the United Resources Networks
business unit ofUnitedHealth Group. Prior to joiningUnitedHealth
Group, Mr. Webb held several senior executive positions atOne
Equity Partners,Willis, Stein & Partnersand Equity Group
Investments, all private equity firms. Mr. Webb also served as a
consulting manager forArthur Andersen.
For nearly 30 years, TeleTechand its subsidiaries have helped
the world's most successful companies design, build, implement and
manage superior customer experiences across the customer lifecycle
in order to drive shareholder value. As the go-to partner for the
Global 1000, the TeleTechgroup of companies delivers
technology-based solutions that maximize revenue, transform
customer experiences and optimize business processes. From
strategic consulting to operational execution, our more than 42,000
employees drive success for clients in the communications and
media, financial services, government, healthcare, technology,
transportation and retail industries. Our companies deliver
award-winning integrated solutions in support of customer innovation, revenue generation, technology innovation,
innovation and strategic management
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