Former Administrator of the EPA Joins Board as Company Continues Driving Fundamental Change in Environmental Health & Safety Compliance
CARLSBAD, CA - December 12, 2006 - Enviance, the leading provider of Internet-based, on-demand systems for the management and automation of environmental, health and safety (EHS) compliance activities, today announced that William K. Reilly has joined its Board of Directors. Reilly, former administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will help guide Enviance as the company continues streamlining environmental health & safety (EHS) compliance management and reporting processes in industries such as: energy, utilities, chemicals, pharmaceuticals and manufacturing.
"Having spent an accomplished career in key leadership roles in the environmental arena, Mr. Reilly brings extraordinary vision, perspective and power to the Enviance family," said Lawrence Goldenhersh, president and CEO, Enviance. "Next to the trust our customers place in us every day, attracting a global leader of Mr. Reilly's caliber is clearly one of Enviance's greatest accomplishments."
Prior to joining the Enviance Board of Directors, Reilly served as the seventh administrator of the EPA from 1989 to 1993 under President George H. W. Bush. Mr. Reilly has spent his career addressing critical environmental issues, serving as President of both the World Wildlife Fund and Conservation Foundation, as Executive Director of the Rockefeller Task Force on Land Use and Urban Growth, and as the first Payne Visiting Professor at Stanford University's Institute for International Studies. Reilly has served several non-profit organizations in positions which include: Chairman of World Wildlife Fund (WWF), Director of the National Geographic Society, and as a Presidential appointee to the Presidio Trust of San Francisco. Reilly remains on the Boards of Trustees of the American Academy in Rome and The Packard Foundation, and he is chairman of the Board of Advisors of the Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions at Duke University.
"Joining Enviance was an easy decision," said Mr. Reilly. "The Enviance Internet-based workflow platform-the first of its kind-is driving fundamental change in the compliance arena by reducing costs and time, and providing previously unattainable process transparency. The people at Enviance have the familiar, contagious passion of change agents and, in my view, their excitement is well justified given the power of their invention."
In addition to Enviance, Mr. Reilly currently serves on the boards of DuPont (NYSE: DD), ConocoPhillips (NYSE: COP), and Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines (NYSE: RCL). He is also scheduled as the Key Note speaker at Envision 2007, the annual Enviance User Conference taking place April 23-26 in San Diego, CA.
Enviance delivers software that automates and improves the management of environmental, health and safety compliance activities. The first and leading operator of Internet-based compliance software as a service, the Enviance System requires no hardware or software installations and is sold on a subscription basis, offering customers the flexibility to scale the solution as their needs change over time. Many leading organizations trust Enviance to help them reduce the time and cost of managing compliance activities, retain institutional knowledge, and confidently certify compliance. Founded in 1999, privately held Enviance is based in Carlsbad, California. For additional information, visit enviance.com; to request a demonstration, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.