Atlas Systems Names Stephanie Spires Chief Operations and Service Officer



Atlas Systems Names Stephanie Spires Chief Operations and Service Officer


VIRGINIA BEACH, VA – 1/21/2019 – Atlas Systems, the leading provider of time-saving solutions for libraries, special collections, and archives announced today an enhanced management role for Stephanie Spires. Spires will retain her current duties as she assumes new operational leadership responsibilities as Chief Operations and Service Officer. 

Spires joined Atlas in 2004 as a member of the support and training team. In 2013 she assumed the role of Chief Service Officer, managing the Atlas areas responsible for training and support. As Chief Operations and Service Officer, she will continue to manage customer-facing operations as well as facilitate collaboration and team building among Atlas management and staff. Additional responsibilities include identifying and exploring new product and service opportunities as well as launching and coordinating product and service offerings across the Atlas organization.

In announcing Spires’ new role, President and Chief Executive Officer Jason Glover said, “This is an ideal fit for Stephanie and serves a vital role in the continued growth of Atlas. Our customers already know her as their champion, ensuring our products continue to exceed expectations in enhancing library excellence. Her ability and talent in building relationships and teams has earned her the respect of everyone at Atlas.  She represents what Atlas is all about - providing the best for our staff and our customers.”

In acknowledging her new responsibilities, Spires commented, “I welcome this new opportunity to represent Atlas in the library community. I love our customers, I love our products, and I love our Atlas team. Having the chance to use this passion to continue to grow Atlas into the future is very exciting for me.”

About Atlas Systems

For more than twenty years, Atlas Systems has been exclusively dedicated to developing software, training and consulting solutions that enable libraries to transform their user services and maximize workflow efficiency. Atlas is best known for creating the ILLiad interlibrary loan management system now distributed exclusively by OCLC and used by more than 1,100 libraries worldwide. Focused on bringing the benefits of automation to library processes that have not been addressed by other software services, Atlas has introduced Ares, an electronic reserves solution, and Aeon, an online request and workflow management system specifically designed for special collections libraries and archives. Atlas Systems also serves the special collections and archives community as an ArchivesSpace Registered Service Provider. For more information, visit

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