Former Head of Knowledge Management for Shire Brings Over Twenty Years’ Experience to CCC
September 24, 2018 – Danvers, Mass. – Copyright Clearance Center (CCC), a leader in advancing copyright, accelerating knowledge, and powering innovation, today announced the appointment of Jill Shuman as Director of Product Engagement. In this role, Shuman will focus on customer engagement and development of products and services that meet their emerging needs.
“Jill brings substantial experience and particular understanding of information and technology solutions,” said Jonathan Brett-Harris, Vice President & Managing Director of Corporate Markets, CCC. “As a subject matter expert, Jill will help shape our proposition development, making sure our customers benefit from the best solution in Knowledge Management, which is at the forefront in pharmaceutical, publishing, financial and many other industries. Working closely with our customers, Jill will help ensure that we are developing products and services that create maximum value.”
Prior to joining CCC, Shuman served as the Head of Knowledge Management at Shire. In this role, she led a team of information professionals responsible for biomedical literature review, competitive intelligence, copyright support and operational management to more than 23,000 employees across the globe. Shuman is also an adjunct faculty member at the Tufts University School of Medicine, where she has taught courses in grant writing, searching the biomedical literature, and expository writing. Shuman has held leadership roles at JSA Consultants, Hayes, Inc., and HealthGate, LLC.
“With data and content being at the center of almost every business strategy, CCC provides information solutions that reinvent the way organizations derive value from data and content to drive ROI,” said Shuman. “I’m very pleased to join such a talented team and look forward to developing robust solutions that deliver true value for our customers.”
About Copyright Clearance Center
Copyright Clearance Center (CCC) builds unique solutions that connect content and rights in contextually relevant ways through software and professional services. CCC helps people navigate vast amounts of data to discover actionable insights, enabling them to innovate and make informed decisions. CCC, with its subsidiaries RightsDirect and Ixxus, collaborates with customers to advance how data and information is integrated, accessed, and shared while setting the standard for effective copyright solutions that accelerate knowledge and power innovation. CCC is headquartered in Danvers, Mass. and has offices across North America, Europe and Asia. To learn more about CCC, visit www.copyright.com.