On Feb. 14th, 2011, Autodesk announced that Steve Blum will take over as the senior vice-president of worldwide sales and services.  Mr. Blum has been with Autodesk for 8 years, in charge of Americas sales, whose revenues have reportedly doubled during his time there. He was responsible for the Autodesk Assistance Program, giving away 3D design software and training to thousands of design professionals that have lost their jobs due to the declining economy.

“Steve brings deep knowledge of the company and excellent business and leadership acumen to his new role,” said CEO Carl Bass.

See the entire Business Wire news release here.