American Fork, Utah, May 2010 – NovaRad expands, adding two senior members to its development team. Harold Welch joins as Director of Implementation and Gerald Cluff joins as a Software Quality Assurance Manager.
With more than 20 years of experience in the global technology environment, Welch comes to NovaRad with a number of specialties to help grow the company. During his career, Welch has provided product engineering, sales support, product training, technical support, solution proposal and product installation.
He will employ his experience to direct company policies and procedures regarding the implementation of NovaRad products and services at new customer sites. He will also manage a team of project managers, installation specialists and applications specialists who train NovaRad customers on the best practices for using the products to achieve their maximum benefit.
Cluff comes to NovaRad with 19 years of experience in quality assurance and testing. Most recently he worked as a test manager on a consulting project in Honolulu, Hawaii. He brings an extensive background in testing having worked for companies including Microsoft, Intel, Novell and WordPerfect. He has spent the last several years working as a consultant for Corning, Northrop Grumman, Lockheed Martin and Oracle.
As quality assurance manager, Cluff will oversee all testing of new and existing software features and releases to ensure NovaRad customers receive a top-quality, highly functional product. He will manage a team of testers in addition to working in cooperation with the research and development team that design and architect NovaRad’s software products. He will also recommend changes to NovaRad’s testing procedures to continue to improve overall product quality and efficiency.
“Harold and Gerald have the ‘know how’ and industry experience that will help us continue to deliver the best product to our customers,” said Paul Shumway, vice president at NovaRad Corporation. “Our philosophy is to provide our clients with the best of both world’s – the product capability of a large company with the nimble and personal service of a small company. The addition of these two positions further turns this philosophy into reality.”