Mark W. Harris
President & CEO of Berlitz Corporation
Berlitz Corporation is a global education company founded in 1878 in Rhode Island, USA. Today Berlitz is part of the Benesse Group, a leading global Japanese provider of products and services for language/global leadership training, education and lifestyle.
Mark Harris joined Berlitz in 1978 and over the past three decades witnessed the company’s transformation and growth. With more than 550 locations in over 70 countries, Berlitz Corporation has long been established as the world’s premier provider of language training and cross-cultural services. Berlitz is a global leadership training and education company with a comprehensive portfolio which adds language training, communication skills development, and customized dynamic solutions for cultural competency, available via multiple delivery platforms.
At Berlitz Total Customer Orientation is rooted in the management principles and lives at the core of the business. Total customer orientation is an important concept that looks at the reality of customers’ needs. Berlitz employees uphold this principle daily to make decisions and create products and services that contribute to success in a global society.
The changes occurring in today’s business environment along with rapid growth in new technologies offer an exciting opportunity to strengthen innovation. Language learners are increasingly looking for flexible solutions that fit their learning objectives and styles. Berlitz makes it priority to understand those needs and to continue to provide a breadth of customizable quality learning solutions.
Berlitz is committed to being the leading Global Education Company.