Paget Hetherington joined Mimio in September 2011 as Director of Global Marketing. She was previously Director of Marketing at Lexia Learning. Since the start of her career, Paget’s focus has been on helping children learn. She began her career working for Dorling Kindersley as their U.S. and Canadian Sales Director, selling children’s books to publishers. Paget then went on to sell both children’s books and educational software to countries around the world.
After 11 years with Dorling Kindersley, she became International Marketing Director for Vivendi Universal Publishing in Paris, where she successfully launched and marketed their interactive children’s publishing program across Europe. When Houghton Mifflin was purchased by Vivendi in 2002, Paget was named Vice President of Technology Products for Houghton Mifflin’s supplemental textbook division, Great Source. She relocated to Boston, where she helped Great Source enter the electronic publishing business. In 2004, Paget joined Soliloquy Learning as their Vice President of Sales and Marketing, and launched the company’s speech-recognition reading fluency program. In 2007 Paget joined Lexia Learning as their Director of Marketing.
Paget has a BA in English Language and Literature from the University of Virginia. She attended the University of Cambridge, Churchill College, during her Junior Year, as well as the Sorbonne. Paget lived in Europe for 14 years and speaks fluent French.