July 8, 2008
David Gadberry Joins KETIV Technologies As Director of Technical Operations
Engineering Design Expert to Lead Expansion of the Technical Services Division at KETIV, a Leading Provider of CAD Solutions in the Southwest
KETIV TechnologiesErin Spinney, 714-680-6744
KETIV Technologies, a leading solutions provider for Autodesk in the Southwest United States, announces the expansion of their technical services division with the hiring of David Gadberry as Director of Technical Operations. Dave brings to KETIV Technologies over 20 years' experience in engineering, design and project management, having most recently served as Vice President of Engineering at CLE (Can Lines Engineering), a leading provider of conveyor systems for the food and beverage industry.
"I am pleased to welcome such a strategic new member to our team," states Kanwar Anand, President and CEO of KETIV Technologies. "Dave has been a long-term champion for both Autodesk and KETIV Technologies. While at CLE, he led a successful transition from traditional 2D drafting to a full implementation of Autodesk Inventor(R) and Vault. Now all of KETIV's customers will benefit from his enthusiasm and proven track record."
Under Dave's leadership, CLE's engineering and design department became a highly competitive group making significant contributions to the company's growth. As a result, Autodesk awarded Can Lines the prestigious Inventor of the Month award in August 2006, recognizing their innovative use of 3D modeling to design complex conveyor systems.
As Director of Technical Operations, David Gadberry will lead KETIV's technical services division, responsible for customer training and technical support, along with the implementation of 2D and 3D design solutions using Autodesk software. "In his new role," notes Anthony Rodriguez, Vice President of KETIV Technologies, "Dave will be able to help other KETIV customers use CAD solutions to achieve similar results - effectively addressing the practical challenges engineers and designers face every day."
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About KETIV Technologies
KETIV Technologies is a leading Autodesk solutions provider with 25 years' experience delivering CAD software and services in California, Arizona, and Nevada. Focused on the manufacturing, civil engineering and process plant industries, KETIV's team of industry experts increase the profitability of engineering companies by helping them simplify the process of conceptualization, design and production. Autodesk has certified KETIV as a Premier Solutions Provider (PSP) for manufacturing and civil engineering, and as a Value-Added Reseller (VAR) and Authorized Training Center (ATC).
Autodesk, Inc. is the world leader in 2D and 3D design software for the manufacturing, building and construction, and media and entertainment markets. Since its introduction of AutoCAD software in 1982, Autodesk has developed the broadest portfolio of state-of-the- art digital prototyping solutions to help customers experience their ideas before they are real. Fortune 1000 companies rely on Autodesk for the tools to visualize, simulate and analyze real-world performance early in the design process to save time and money, enhance quality and foster innovation. For additional information about Autodesk, visit http://www.autodesk.com.
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