SurePeople Appoints New Chief Strategy Officer

CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwired - October 01, 2015) - SurePeople, a global provider of cloud-based intelligent learning and talent performance solutions, officially announced today that Demetra Anagnostopoulos has joined the company's leadership team as its new Chief Strategy Officer.

Anagnostopoulos brings more than 20 years of experience in leadership and organizational development while building business partnerships around the world. She has worked directly with Fortune 500 companies across industries, including: Comcast, GE, PepsiCo, Intuit, F. Hoffmann-La Roche, Toyota and Time Warner.

As Chief Strategy Officer for SurePeople (, she will be responsible for developing and executing the company's strategic business goals and initiatives as well as crafting leading edge, world‐class solutions for customers.

"SurePeople is based on a philosophy and technology platform that accelerates how global companies utilize and leverage insights about the people side of the enterprise. Through an innovative and integrated solution, SurePeople brings together both individual and organizational development and performance -- a challenge all of us in the L&D space have been grappling with for as long as I can remember," says Anagnostopoulos. "SurePeople changes the game, creating a cost-effective, systemic and automated approach to development that is data and insight-driven, providing a mechanism for individuals and organizations to fully align in order to increase engagement, involvement, accountability, skill, transparency, trust and performance."

Anagnostopoulos joins SurePeople from Interaction Associates, where she most recently served as the Global Head of Partnerships. Over the course of two decades with Interaction Associates, Anagnostopoulos also held various leadership positions across sales, marketing and business development, playing a key role in rebranding the company while doubling its global presence and reach.

"Demetra's knowledge and experience in the field of L&D as well as her long-standing relationships with global businesses are second to none," says Niko Drakoulis, Founder and CEO of SurePeople. "She has already been instrumental in cultivating new partnerships while providing our customers with learning, development and hiring strategies that align the goals of their employees with those of their business."

During its year-long soft launch phase, SurePeople added a significant amount of experience and insights to its leadership team. In addition to Anagnostopoulos and Chief Innovation Officer James Brooks -- whose work in executive coaching and leadership development has been noted in publications like Fortune and The Wall Street Journal -- other industry leaders that have joined SurePeople include Juan A. Ruiz-Hau and Anne Prendergast.

SurePeople's leadership team mirrors its customer base as a conscious part of the organization's hiring strategy. The leadership team is a values-driven and interdisciplinary group of professionals with deep expertise across all aspects of the field. This ensures that the solutions co-designed and implemented with clients are based on a wide range of best practices combined with an understanding of the pressures and reality of driving a business forward in a complex and rapidly changing world.

For more information about SurePeople and its cloud-based intelligent learning and talent performance solutions, visit To request a demo, contact SurePeople at 1-855-755-SURE (7873).

SurePeople ( is a global provider of the industry's most comprehensive human capital analytics solutions. Its mission is to make people sure of themselves and businesses sure of their people. SurePeople's intelligent learning, development and hiring platform drives performance and innovation for companies worldwide.

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