PLANO, Texas, November 7, 2008 - Siemens PLM Software, a business unit of the Siemens Industry Automation Division and a leading global provider of product lifecycle management (PLM) software and services, today announced that General Counsel and Secretary, Rose Marie E. Glazer, was honored with Dallas Business Journal’s Outstanding General Counsel Award (staff of 11 or more) last night in Dallas.
Dallas Business Journal's Outstanding General Counsel Award (staff of 11 or more) honors outstanding corporate attorneys in the Dallas-Fort Worth area. In addition to being recognized at the event, Glazer will be profiled in today’s edition of the Dallas Business Journal.
“Rose Marie has led our legal function through exciting and demanding times,” said Tony Affuso, chairman of the board and chief executive officer, Siemens PLM Software. “Her esteemed leadership earned her a finalist designation, but it’s her spirit and drive that helped her secure this prestigious award. We congratulate her and celebrate her talent and determination.”
Glazer has served as general counsel and secretary for Siemens PLM Software for two years. She is responsible for the global legal affairs of the company, as well as oversight of all corporate governance matters. Prior to becoming general counsel, Glazer was associate counsel and compliance officer at Siemens PLM Software, where she was responsible for monitoring compliance with governance documents, providing legal support for mergers and acquisitions, establishing the company's first compliance program and overseeing the company's compliance with U.S. federal securities regulations.
“We value solid leadership and diversity at Siemens PLM Software and Rose Marie comprises these attributes and even more. Rose Marie, as witnessed by this award, is the best of the best and we are thrilled to have her on our senior level executive staff,” Affuso said.
In November 2004, Glazer joined Siemens PLM Software from Telvista, Inc., an international contact center company. Glazer was Telvista's vice president and general counsel. Prior to joining Telvista, Glazer held in-house counsel positions at Allied Riser Communications and American Airlines. Before that, she was an attorney with the Jones Day law firm in Dallas.
Glazer is a member of the Texas Bar Association, American Corporate Counsel Association, and Ethics and Compliance Officer Association. She earned her law degree from Southern Methodist University School of Law, Dallas. She also has a BBA in Accounting and a BA in Spanish also from Southern Methodist University.
Siemens PLM Software, a business unit of the Siemens Industry Automation Division, is a leading global provider of product lifecycle management (PLM) software and services with 5.5 million licensed seats and 51,000 customers worldwide. Headquartered in Plano, Texas, Siemens PLM Software’s open enterprise solutions enable a world where organizations and their partners collaborate through Global Innovation Networks to deliver world-class products and services. For more information on Siemens PLM Software products and services, visit www.siemens.com/plm.
The Siemens Industry Automation Division (Nuremberg), a division of Siemens Industry Sector, is worldwide leading in the fields of automation systems, low-voltage switchgear and industrial software. Its portfolio ranges from standard products for the manufacturing and process industry to solutions for whole industries and systems that encompass the automation of entire automobile production facilities and chemical plants. As a leading software supplier, Industry Automation optimizes the entire value added chain of manufacturers – from product design and development to production, sales and a wide range of maintenance services.
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