PeopleTalk: May/June 2013

© Sonny Anderson, VP of development and systems, recently celebrated his 30th anniversary with QS/1. Anderson joined the company in 1983 as an applications  programmer and played an instrumental role in developing QS/1’s point-of-sale system and central office product. He also authored QS/1’s first inventory system and electronic software distribution system, in addition to enhancing and supporting QS/1’s billing and customertracking system. He now oversees all corporate IT functions and product development.

Promotions announced at QS/1 include Robin Landers to senior manager, governmental operations; Les Hutchins to the newly established position of senior manager, IT; and Michael Ziegler to the newly established position of senior manager, market analysts. In his new position Ziegler will oversee the marketing support and creative services departments.

Landers joined the company in 1985 as a programmer in governmental operations specializing in taxes and general ledger, and has received several promotions since then. Hutchins started in 1992 with the Smith Drug Company, a sister company of QS/1, and later moved to QS/1 to work as a software support technician before moving to the systems department as a systems engineer. Prior to his most recent promotion he was IT operations manager. Ziegler joined QS/1 in 1998 as a hardware technician and was promoted to group leader, supervisor, and then manager in the customer support center. Pictured above: Sonny Anderson, Robin Landers and Michael Ziegler.

© Joining voiceTech as CFO is Jay Anderson. Prior to voiceTech he served as CFO/controller of companies in the Tampa Bay area, including Telmar, Network Technology, Forest Products Supply/Home Depot Supply, and Chris-Craft Boats. Along with his financial responsibilities, he will also be assisting with the company’s business development. Anderson is a CPA with an undergraduate degree from Eckerd College and an M.B.A. from Nova Southeastern University. 

© Supplylogix has announced that Denys Ashby has joined the company as director of retail chain sales. Ashby has nearly 20 years of sales and marketing experience, most recently in pharmacy sales for Innovation. Prior to Innovation, he held senior sales positions with Eclipsys, Cerner, and ScriptPro. Ashby is a graduate of the University of Kansas, Lawrence.

© John Hobson has joined the American Pharmacy Alliance as director of business development. He brings with him over 20 years of experience in the physician practice management and electronic health records industry. CT