WATERBURY, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Post University, a traditional university with an excellent online program, announced today it has named Michael Statmore Chief Information Officer. Mr. Statmore has served as Post University’s Director of Information Technology since 2006. The Chief Information Officer role is a newly-created position at Post University.

“Post University has enabled my team and me to implement best-in-class technology solutions to further the University’s mission of providing quality higher education and exceptional student support to on-campus and online students.”

As a 20-year IT veteran, Statmore is a leader in developing enterprise-wide information technology solutions. Since joining Post University, Mr. Statmore has led a number of strategic projects including a complete overhaul of the university’s IT infrastructure, the development of a campus-wide wireless solution and the implementation of Oracle’s CRM On-Demand solution. He previously held a number of progressively responsible IT positions in the mortgage industry, with companies such as LoanPro and GMAC Mortgage.

“Mike has been instrumental in guiding Post University’s IT department during a time of tremendous change and unprecedented growth,” said Tom Samph, Ph.D., Chancellor and CEO of Post University. “His promotion to CIO recognizes the change in scope of his responsibilities and recognizes the tremendous impact he has made on the University over the past five years as we have grown from fewer than 1,000 students to more than 7,000 students today.”

Statmore added, “Post University has enabled my team and me to implement best-in-class technology solutions to further the University’s mission of providing quality higher education and exceptional student support to on-campus and online students.” Among Statmore’s signature projects at Post University is the implementation of Oracle’s CRM On Demand to update customer relationship management-related processes for admissions, financial aid, advising and student services. He shared his experience in this regard with other key Oracle CRM On Demand Customers such as Visa, Starbucks and Fidelity at a customer advisory group meeting in June, and in a testimonial video.

Statmore is a graduate of Hobart College in Geneva, NY.

About Post University

Founded in 1890 and located in Waterbury, Connecticut, Post University is a student-focused, career-driven university that offers a wide array of degree programs for on-campus and online students of all ages. It is known for its quality, career-driven academic programs, small classes, and competitive NCAA Division II athletics. Its more than 7,000 full- and part-time students come from the United States and abroad, and are supported by faculty whose mission is to prepare students to compete and succeed in today’s global workplace. To learn more about Post University, visit www.Post.edu or call 800-345-2562.

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