RallyPoint welcomes former LinkedIn exec, Ellen Levy, to board of directors

WATERTOWN, Mass., April 04, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- RallyPoint, America’s leading online network for service members and veterans, today announced that Ellen Levy, former LinkedIn executive and Managing Director of Silicon Valley Connect, is joining its board of directors.

Levy, called “the most connected woman in Silicon Valley” by Fast Company, is a leader in the technology community. In 2012, Ellen concluded her nine years of working with LinkedIn, including having served as Vice President of Strategic Initiatives, head of Corporate & Business Development, and her original role as Advisory Board member when the company was first founded.

“We are excited to welcome Ellen Levy to our board of directors,” said Dave Gowel, CEO of RallyPoint. “Ellen’s experience in entrepreneurship and helping companies manage rapid growth will aid us in giving military members more economic, educational and health-related opportunities through our network of partners and customers. Her experience and expertise are unmatched and we’re certain she will help the board guide and amplify RallyPoint’s growth.”

With more than one million users – adding a thousand new members each day - RallyPoint breaks down institutional boundaries common to the military experience and allows its members to converse freely across military services and ranks. Membership includes current service members and veterans, as well as civilian supporters, military family members and Department of Defense civilians.

For more information about RallyPoint and its board members, please visit www.RallyPoint.com.

RallyPoint is the online platform where warriors talk. With more than 1 million members, RallyPoint is the premier social network for military service members and veterans to come together and discuss military life through both professional and personal perspectives. Visit www.RallyPoint.com to learn more. Follow RallyPoint on Facebook and Twitter @RallyPoint.

FOR MORE INFORMATION: Allison Borthwick (540) 208-2950 aborthwick@scoutcommsusa.com

Source: RallyPoint