Chronus Appoints New Vice President of Strategic Alliances

SaaS Software Veteran Heather Johnson to Lead Business Development and Alliances Efforts

Heather JohnsonNov. 12, 2013, BELLEVUE, WAChronus Corporation, a leading provider of software for talent and career development, announced today that Heather Johnson is stepping in as Vice President of Strategic Alliances. In this new role, she will develop new technology alliances and sales channel partners, adding fuel to Chronus’ global growth into new markets and new industries.

“Chronus has a strong history of attracting experienced leaders in the enterprise SaaS software industry,” said Vetri Vellore, CEO of Chronus. “With the focus on talent development within enterprise organizations expected to exponentially increase in the next few years, Heather’s experience with potential enterprise software partners makes her an ideal contributor to drive our next phase of growth.”

Heather Johnson brings to Chronus twenty years of experience in strategic planning, business development and sales. She has a proven track record of successfully building global strategy, strategic alliances and sales in the high tech industry. Ms. Johnson has lived in Latin America, Europe and North America implementing plans across all regions effectively. Ms. Johnson comes to Chronus from Symform where as Vice President of Business Development and Strategic Alliances she successfully established strategic relationships with the top networking attached storage vendors and storage software vendors. Prior to Symform, Ms. Johnson served in strategic business development roles at Napera Networks (acquired by Opswat Gears) and WatchGuard Technologies.

“Chronus is THE leading provider of mentoring and coaching program management software for corporations and governments,” Ms. Johnson explained. “I am looking forward to creating strategic partnerships that will extend the reach of Chronus solutions and help organizations better engage, develop, and retain their key assets: employees.”

Ms. Johnson is assuming her role immediately and can be reached via the Chronus website at

About Chronus Corporation

Chronus empowers organizations to develop and retain talent through software that fosters learning, improves performance, and reduces cost. Leading organizations worldwide rely on Chronus for easy, adaptable, cloud-based solutions to mentor, coach, and drive engagement among organization members. With products that support career development, leadership readiness, employee onboarding, and a host of other talent development initiatives, Chronus helps enterprise-scale organizations, academic institutions, and professional associations realize potential from within.


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