Mr. David Buck - Brings Extensive Sales, Marketing and IT Enterprise Recruiting Experience to Northwest Software, Inc.
OREGON-- (BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 8, 2001—Northwest Software, Inc. the leading provider of Information Technology Consulting services in the Pacific Northwest today announced the appointment of Mr. David Buck, as a Senior Federal Business Development and co-General Manager in the Beaverton Offices of Northwest Software, Inc. Mr. David Buck joins the firm as a senior management member of the group and will focus on business development, sales and marketing activities.
Sonal Shah, President of Northwest Software said, "I am delighted to welcome Dave to our team. He has a wealth of experience in the Government and commercial markets. He brings a wealth of experience in sales, marketing and management that would be a valuable asset to our company. We are extremely fortunate to add Dave to our management team. He is known as a change agent who is capable of helping his clients achieve significant performance enhancements. We look forward to sharing in the wealth of knowledge he has and the impact that he will surely have on our business development efforts"

Prior to his association with Northwest Software, Mr. Dave Buck was a CEO of his own financial consulting company, Emerald Ventures. During his 3-year tenure with the firm he developed sources of funding for a wide range of clients in many industries with a wide range of funding requirements. He held the position of Director of Sales and Product Support for MicroRidge Systems, Inc. for eleven years, where he provided sales and technical support for the company’s manufactured quality control software and hardware to a wide range of industrial clients.

He was Western Regional Sales Manager for Husky Computers, Inc. where he headed the sales efforts for the western United States and Canada. Prior to Husky Computers, Inc. Dave held the position of Vice President & General Manager of the Western Division of the Ben Meadows Company for 6 years where he lead the division from a $500,000.00 annual sales to $4,000,000.00 in sales professional equipment and supplies to private companies and government agencies. Dave graduated with a Bachelor of Science Degree from Michigan Technological University in Houghton Michigan.

About Northwest Software, Inc. Northwest Software, Inc., headquartered in Portland, Oregon in the Silicon Forest, is a dominant global Information Technology Consulting Services Company headquartered in Beaverton, Oregon. Northwest Software, Inc. provides its clients with Information Technology services either on a staff augmentation basis or on a project basis. The company has delivered over 600 person-years of IT consulting services. For more information, please visit our website at