PeopleTalk: November/December 2013

New hires at voiceTech, pictured below from left, include April Halstead as senior account executive, Sandrine Chazaud as business development assistant, Nick Fallon as senior technology consultant for the Pacific Northwest territory, and Juli Meinecke as senior technology consultant for the central region.

Halstead comes to the company after working in pharmacy sales and account management for 14 years with Gold Standard, Relay Health, Wolters Kluwer, and Emdeon. She holds a B.S. degree from Arizona State University.

Chazaud previously served as sales force effectiveness supervisor for Intertape Polymer Group in Bradenton, Fla. She received an M.B.A. degree in international business from I.A.E., Poitiers, France.

was previously with Avaya as a communications specialist and with United Drugs/AAP as a pharmacy business consultant. He holds a B.A. degree in management from St. Mary’s College in Moraga, Calif.

Prior to voiceTech, Meinecke served as new account administrator and corporate trainer for Call Insights in McKinney, Texas. She has 20 years’ experience in voicemail technology, sales, and marketing.

› Promotions announced at QS/1 include, shown in the first three photos below from left, Brent Thomasson to VP of finance and administration, Nancy Jones to sales manager, and Jon Bell to market analyst in charge of the HME industry and legal and regulatory requirements for all QS/1 healthcare products.

Thomasson joined the company in 1999, and in 2004 became responsible for overseeing licensing agreements and contracts. In 2006 he was promoted to director of finance.

Jones, prior to her promotion, was manager of the upgrades department and succeeds Buddy Burk, who retired after 34 years with the company.

Bell joined QS/1 in 2005 and served as a customer support agent and technical support representative prior to his promotion.

The company also announced that Michael Ziegler, pictured at right above, senior market analyst manager, recently celebrated 15 years with the company. CT