NORFOLK, Va., May 20, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- MuniServices, LLC, a division of PRA Government Services, LLC and PRA Group (Nasdaq:PRAA), today announced that George Keels has joined the company as client services manager.
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Patrick Scott, vice president of operations and service technology for PRA Government Services, said, "George's experience in large enterprise and technology sales will allow us to expand our cutting-edge services and support to our state and local government clients in the Northeast."
During his nearly 10 years in the sales industry, Keels has led sales executive teams and developed marketing strategies to turn around struggling sales regions. His background also includes experience in large enterprise technology sales, vendor management, project management and contract negotiations. He earned a bachelor of administration degree in business marketing from Richard Stockton College of New Jersey.
To date, PRA Government Services, LLC companies have processed more than $10 billion in business taxes and recovered in excess of $2.4 billion in business tax revenue for 950 municipalities across the United States.
About PRA Government Services, LLC
PRA Group's government services provides revenue enhancement support services to state and local government in the areas of tax administration, revenue discovery and recovery, and compliance audit examination. Its companies include Revenue Discovery Systems (RDS), MuniServices and Broussard Partners & Associates (BPA). For more information, please visit www.pragovernment.com.
About PRA Group
As a global leader in acquiring defaulted receivables, PRA Group (Nasdaq:PRAA) returns capital to global banks and other creditors to help expand financial services for consumers in North America and Europe. PRA Group companies collaborate with customers to help them resolve their debt and provide a broad range of additional revenue and recovery services to business and government clients.
PRA has been recognized as one of Fortune's 100 Fastest-Growing Companies for the past three years and one of Forbes' Best Small Companies in America for eight consecutive years since 2007. For more information, please visit www.pragroup.com.
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