ROCKVILLE, Md. -- insideARM is proud to announce that industry veteran Paul Brennan has joined our staff as Senior Vice President of Strategy. The appointment continues our commitment to growth through a deep understanding of the challenges faced by our clients and members.
Paul previously held senior executive roles including CEO, Executive Vice President, and Chief Strategy Officer at firms including Plaza Associates, United Recovery Systems, and First Credit Services. His 35 years' experience give him the ability to speak with professionals at all levels within both creditor and agency organizations, and help bake their needs into our product and service strategy.
Brennan commented, "insideARM has had a strong presence in our industry, providing information and insight on many subjects. My goal is to work with the team to expand and enhance the offerings and grow the membership base. I am honored to be a part of such a talented group."
Stephanie Eidelman, CEO of the iA Institute and insideARM added, "We couldn't be more pleased to have Paul join the team. We know each other well, he knows the industry inside and out, and we know he will be able to make an impact on day one."
Tim Bauer, president of the iA Institute and insideARM said, "Paul is someone I have known for years. He always had the reputation of being a great operations talent. He is also someone who focused on doing work in a compliant manner. He is a great fit for what we want to do here."
About the iA Institute
The iA Institute is a media company that specializes in providing context, insight, and practical information to the complex debt industry. With its long history as an innovator, the company has grown from simply being a publisher of a daily e-newsletter to an organization that influences the industry at the highest level. Our initiatives bring a range of stakeholders to the table in a candid environment to inform, to build a culture of compliance, to address industry challenges, and to make profitable connections.
In addition to publishing insideARM, the iA Institute runs the Compliance Professionals Forum (a membership organization that provides practical support for day-to-day compliance challenges), and manages the Consumer Relations Consortium (an extremely active group of 30+ "larger market participants" who discuss evolving practices, and regularly engage with consumer advocates and regulators to affect industry rulemaking). Our newest initiative is the Innovation Council.