Harmony Information Systems Appoints John Byer as Vice President of Sales and Business Development

Industry Expert to Lead Market Expansion

Reston, VA – May 12, 2009 – Harmony Information Systems, Inc. (Harmony), the leader in integrated health and human services management, announced today that John Byer has accepted a new role on the executive management team as vice president of sales and business development. John is a human services veteran with an extensive background in aging programs and home- and community-based services initiatives. Byer will leverage his deep industry experience to lead Harmony’s sales efforts and expand the company’s strategic business partnerships. 

John joined Synergy Software Technologies in 1997 and led the company’s sales efforts across a decade as the company achieved more than 50 percent market share in the national aging network. After Synergy was acquired by Harmony in 2007, John served as the company’s aging market expert and product champion. With this promotion, John will broaden his sales leadership focus to include products designed for aging, adult protective services, and intellectual disabilities professionals. 

“I am thrilled to have John join the Harmony management team. He was absolutely instrumental in establishing the company in the aging space, and I am certain he will replicate this success in new program areas such as adult protective services and intellectual disabilities,” said Joe Sander, president and CEO of Harmony.  “I can think of no better person to lead our business development initiatives.”

About Harmony Information Systems, Inc.
Harmony Information Systems Inc., (Harmony), the leader in integrated health and human services management, provides comprehensive solutions that enable organizations to manage growing consumer case loads with existing resources. The company’s end-to-end solutions manage the delivery of care for elders and intellectually disabled persons, enabling organizations to maximize outcomes while increasing service delivery efficiency, ensuring compliance with funding requirements, and automating Medicaid waiver processes. Harmony products are used by more than 450 state, local, and private provider human service organizations to manage both traditional and consumer-directed models of service. For more information on Harmony products and solutions, visit www.harmonyis.com or call us at 866.951.2219.