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Martin S. Brutosky Joins Professional Examination Service as Vice President of Technology Solutions

Professional Examination Service announced that Martin S. Brutosky is joining the organization as Vice President of Technology Solutions, reflecting ProExam's continued commitment to expanding its presence in digital technology and digital credentialing.

An industry veteran with more than 20 years of experience in educational technology, e-Learning and e-Commerce, Brutosky will lead ProExam's technology strategy that supports its certification and licensure clients with world-class software and concurrently guides the building of new solutions designed to deliver products for both existing and new customers. He brings a diverse background to the organization with experience in management, sales and marketing as well as start-up operations and business turn-arounds. Previously Brutosky was Chief Executive Officer and Chief Operations Officer for eChalk, where he managed growth for the education technology company.

ATP Innovations in Testing presentations

We're posting our session materials from the Association of Test Publishers' 2014 Innovations in Testing conference in Scottsdale, AZ for those unable to attend, or for those who did attend and would like them for reference. 

The move from paper to digital credentials (or the simple addition of digital credentials to paper) had significant buzz at ATP, and that was reflected in our session with Sunny Lee of the Mozilla Foundation and Matthew Pittinsky of Parchment, "The Impact of Digitization in the Education and Certification/Licensure Credentialing Markets."

Other relevant sessions were the case study, "Work Ready Now! — Using Assessment and Digital Micro-Credentials (Badges) to Support Learning in a Curriculum-Based International Work Readiness Program," with Nancy Chervin and Nancy Taggart of Education Development Center, and the overview, "ProExam Vault: Enabling Secure Digital Credentials."

Two case studies focused on the critical credentialing areas of fundamental competencies and experience requirements: 

For more presentations and resources, visit the ProExam Resources page.

ATP Innovations in Testing highlighted sessions and exhibit

ATPLogoWe're looking forward to the 2014 Innovations in Testing Conference in Scottsdale, Arizona, March 2-5, and to sharing the credentialing expertise and insights of Professional Examination Service and our clients. Highlighted sessions:

  • 1:30pm, Monday, March 3 case study session, "Work Ready Now! — Using Assessment and Digital Micro-Credentials (Badges) to Support Learning in a Curriculum-Based International Work Readiness Program," with Nancy Chervin and Nancy Taggart of Education Development Center, and ProExam's Walt Jimenez.
  • 4:00pm, Monday, March 3 demonstration and discussion, "ProExam Vault: Enabling Secure Digital Credentials," with ProExam's Robert Block, Frank Catalano and Kenneth Doucet.
  • 7:30am, Tuesday, March 4 ATP Security Committee Breakfast Meeting, with ProExam's Chuck Friedman presenting on ATP security resources.
  • 4:15pm, Tuesday, March 4 PowerPoint-free discussion, "The Impact of Digitization in the Education and Certification/Licensure Credentialing Markets," with Sunny Lee of the Mozilla Foundation, Matthew Pittinsky of Parchment, and ProExam's Robert Block and Frank Catalano.
  • 10:15am, Wednesday, March 5 case study session, "The Impact of Identifying Fundamental Competencies in a Profession," with Randy Lindner of the National Association of Long Term Care Administrator Boards, Keith Knapp, PhD, CNHA of Christian Care Community, and ProExam's Sandy Greenberg.
  • 10:15am, Wednesday, March 5 case study session, "Making the Hours Count: Operationalizing the Experience Requirement," with Victor Carter-Bey and Simona Fallavollita of Project Management Institute, and ProExam's Jacqueline Siano.

Also, we'll be highlighting digital credentials, security, and item writing tools in booth 45 of the Exhibit Hall with ProExam Vault and ProExam Write.

Look for the presentations and handouts here, in the Resources section, after ATP wraps up.