About Novarad

Novarad, a leader in healthcare IT and imaging solutions, was established in 1990 by Dr. Wendell Gibby, a radiologist with a vision for technology’s role in the continuous improvement of radiology systems. Nestled at the base of the Wasatch Mountains in American Fork, Utah, Novarad is home to a rich culture of innovation, evident in our constantly evolving product lines. Our company has been and always will be entrepreneurial and highly responsive to the needs of the market. Globally we have installed over 900 customized solutions with KLAS-confirmed, market-leading retention rates.

Management Team

Dr. Wendell Gibby, Founder, CEO

Dr. Wendell Gibby is a board certified diagnostic radiologist with a subspecialty in neuroradiology. Dr. Gibby founded Novarad in 1990 in order to create a solution that focused on radiologists. He is currently Associate Professor of Clinical Radiology at the University of Arizona Medical School and lectures frequently at radiology association meetings. Dr. Gibby received his undergraduate degree from Brigham Young University, his medical degree from the University of Utah College of Medicine, and his neuroradiology fellowship at the University of Pennsylvania Department of Radiology.

Tim Law, President

Tim Law has been a part of the Novarad family for over 15 years. He has tremendous experience with software development and engineering, having previously worked for companies such as IBM and WordPerfect. He believes in producing quality solutions that don’t cost providers an unfair medical premium, and has helped Novarad to pioneer such a healthcare solution. He has always placed an emphasis on honesty and a strong work ethic, and hopes that those values will remain at Novarad long after he has left the helm. Tim is a graduate of Brigham Young University and holds a degree in software engineering.

Paul Shumway, Senior Vice President

Paul Shumway joined Novarad in 2001. His responsibilities with Novarad include management of strategic projects, marketing, sales, and corporate strategy, among many others. During his time at Novarad, he hopes to help the company stay at the forefront of the industry to provide both current and future customers with the best products and services for their needs. He believes Novarad will continue to grow and be a strong industry competitor with high-quality products and services. Paul earned his Bachelor of Science from Brigham Young University.

Doug Schroeppel, Executive Vice President, Technical Services

Doug Schroeppel serves as the Executive Vice President of Technical Services at Novarad and has been with the company for 15 years. During his time here, he has worked closely with the Support Department to achieve excellent customer retention rates. His hope for this company is to continue to grow and keep the goodness flowing for healthcare providers. In his spare time, Doug enjoys studying astronomy with his family. Doug is passionate about improving the quality of healthcare across the globe.

Julie Pettersson, Executive Vice President, Corporate Finance

Julie Pettersson joined the company in 2010 and has used her business experience to help Novarad expand its reach to over 800 medical facilities. She is a hard worker and excellent communicator who cares deeply about those she serves. She studied business, accounting, and corporate communications at Victors College. In her spare time, Julie enjoys the company of her family and service in her church. She looks forward to seeing Novarad continue to grow and expand its product line.

Blair Knight, Executive Vice President, Sales

Since joining the company in 2006, Blair Knight has helped Novarad build a strong sales team and has constantly contributed to the company’s goal of helping healthcare providers find the perfect solution for their facilities. Mr. Knight studied at the University of Utah. He received the Radiologic Sciences Award for Leadership in Industry from Weber State University in 2013, and it is his hope that Novarad can continue to make a difference in healthcare.

fred-t Fred Trovato, Executive Vice President, Worldwide Sales

Fred Trovato joined the company from 2003 to 2011, and after a brief hiatus, rejoined the company in 2016 as the Executive Vice President of Worldwide Sales. During his initial nine years as part of the Novarad family, Fred was instrumental in helping the company achieve exponential growth helping to convert clients from analog to digital imaging solutions across North America. The chance to help healthcare providers offer a higher level of service to their patients is Fred’s chief motivator in his work. Fred has high hopes for the future of the company, and knows that sales can only be successful with the support of all other departments. He holds an interdisciplinary degree in both chemistry and chemical engineering from the University of Utah.


We have always worked and continue to forge partnerships with technology leaders within the healthcare industry in order to provide our customers with top of the line solutions throughout imaging departments.



Culture of Innovation

Innovation is at the core of everything we do. Dr. Wendell Gibby founded Novarad to respond to the lack of innovative PACS on the market. Novarad’s products have been used by radiologists, cardiologists, orthopaedists, and other specialists for over 25 years to increase productivity, reduce inefficiency, and improve the quality of healthcare solutions throughout the world. Novarad is best known for product functionality and constant development; our products have a reputation for being easy to learn and use, yet feature-rich for even the most advanced users.