Haights Cross Communications, a premier educational and library publisher, has announced the appointment of Kevin R. Brueggeman as President and Chief Executive Officer of its Triumph Learning, LLC, business unit. Triumph Learning, based in New York City, is the leading provider of state-specific, standards-based education materials for grades K-12. Brueggeman succeeds Ron Schlosser, Haights Cross Communications’ Executive Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, who has been Triumph Learning’s interim president/CEO. The appointment is effective immediately.
“We are delighted that Kevin Brueggeman has joined Triumph Learning and Haights Cross Communications,” Schlosser stated. “Kevin has an outstanding background in leading educational assessment and digital technology companies. Kevin’s strategic vision, operational experience, and proven ability to deliver integrated educational technology solutions will help Triumph Learning profitably leverage its enormous brand strength and industry position.”
Brueggeman is currently a private equity mergers and acquisitions advisor and angel investor based in San Antonio, TX. He has held President/CEO positions with Pearson Education, Harcourt Assessment, Inc., AGS Publishing, Inc., and Experior Assessments, LLC. He received a B.S. from University of Wisconsin-La Crosse, and completed the University of Minnesota, Carlson School of Management, executive business program.