Rebecca Weider was recently promoted to the position of vice president of information technology for Universal Companies. Weider joined the company in 2009 as director of information technology. She holds a bachelor’s degree in finance from the University of New Orleans.
Prior to joining Universal Companies, Weider worked in the technology field in the hospitality, travel, and petro-chemical industries. As vice president of information technology, she is accountable for all information technology systems at Universal Companies, as well as for the company’s network and telecommunications systems. Universal Companies’ current information technology initiatives include creation of a new e-commerce and strategic content site launching this summer.