Alexandria, Virginia, October 2, 2008- The Special Libraries Association (SLA) announced the results of its Board of Directors election today. Anne Caputo, CTS Executive Director of Learning & Information Professional Programs, was named President-Elect of the 12,000 member global association of researchers and information professionals. When her term begins in January 2009, Anne will participate in the development of strategy and outreach for this key professional association which represents researchers and other information professionals within enterprise settings around the world. Members of SLA form a core group of purchasers and influencers for key CTS products such as Dow Jones Factiva, Dow Jones Insight and taxonomy solutions.
Anne said, “I am honored to be elected to this position by my professional colleagues. This is a wonderful testament to the respect Dow Jones holds in this important market and to the opportunity for me to work with my global colleagues on issues important to research and information functions within organizations.”
All of her colleagues at Dow Jones congratulate Anne on this significant recognition of her dedication and support of SLA and the information professional community.