MANILA, PHILIPPINES--(Marketwire - March 3, 2011) - SPi Global, a leading provider of content processing, health information management and customer relationship management outsourcing solutions today announced the appointment of John P. Wheeler to the newly created position of Vice President, Strategy and Emerging Technologies in its Content Solutions business unit. 

Welcoming John to the SPi family, Maulik Parekh, President & CEO, SPi Global said, "We are excited to have John on board our executive team. John understands the challenges facing publishers today having had more than 20 years' experience in the publisher side of the business. He is therefore well poised to assume his role that essentially focuses on providing greater value for our clients. His expertise in ePublishing solutions supported by our global delivery teams will help us develop and deploy technology-enabled solutions that meet the emerging needs of our clients and the entire industry."

John has two decades of experience in the publishing industry with expertise in developing ePublishing, eLearning, and Multimedia solutions, most recently at HOV Services where he was Vice President, Publishing and eContent. Prior to that, John was with Elsevier for more than six years as Director, Multimedia Production where he was responsible for the production of all electronic products supporting Elsevier's global publications.

About SPi Global
SPi Global is one of the world's largest and most diversified Knowledge Process Outsourcing and Customer Relationship Management service providers in the industry serving over 500 clients worldwide. The company has delivery centers located across Philippines, India, Vietnam, and United States and employs more than 15,000 people.

SPi Content Solutions, a business unit under SPi Global, is a leading provider of content processing, knowledge processing, and customer support solutions to commercial publishers, not-for-profit organizations, university presses, information providers, and Fortune 1000 corporate clients.

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Celeste Ilagan
Vice President, External Relations & Corporate Communications
SPi Global