assisTek Appoints Cindy Howry as Chief Executive Officer
Scottsdale, Arizona, September 7, 2016 (Newswire.com) - assisTek, a leader in eClinical technology and eSource solutions for clinical research, today announced the appointment of Ms. Cindy Howry as Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately.
Ms. Howry brings more than 30 years of experience in management and leadership, including 15 years in the eClinical Outcomes industry. Previously, Ms. Howry was Vice President of Product Strategy and Innovation at YPrime, a technology and software company in the clinical research industry, overseeing the roadmap and integration of all eClinical products. Additionally, she is currently serving her 3rd term in the elected position of Vice-Director, ePRO Consortium which is committed to improving the quality, practicality, and acceptability of electronic data capture methods used in clinical trials for PRO endpoint assessment. Her experience prior to joining YPrime includes executive management roles in clinical outcomes at Bracket Global, in operations at Arrowhead Electronic Healthcare and assisTek.
“I am thrilled to re-join assisTek at this very exciting time. I’m honored to be part of such an innovative, growing business that delivers market leading eSource and eClinical technologies and services to the clinical research and health care industries around the world,” said Ms. Howry. “assisTek is at a pivotal stage and is ready to accelerate growth and scale. I look forward to leading the company’s expansion of its enterprise-wide, cloud-based eClinical platform, while adding patient centric services and new clinical applications to its offering.”
Randall Mutter, who has been with assisTek for 18 years, and who currently serves as assisTek’s Chief Technical Officer, stated, “I have known Cindy Howry for more than 15 years both professionally and personally, and I’m delighted to have her lead assisTek as our new CEO. She brings passion, enthusiasm and the right kind of leadership and experience to help our customers and company achieve increasing success as the eClinical Outcomes industry expands on a global scale.”
Based in Scottsdale, Arizona, assisTek has over 18 years of experience in successfully delivering eSource solutions used to collect data, electronically, from patients and clinicians in clinical trials. assisTek has earned a solid reputation in the clinical trial marketplace by delivering solutions used in hundreds of clinical trials, in over 45 therapeutic areas, while supporting 46 different languages in 40 countries. For more information visit www.assistek.com.