David S. Turner is President, CEO and co-founder of GroupLink. He also brings thirty years experience in industrial software design, development and implementation.
While directing GroupLink to its current position (Mr. Turner joined GroupLink full-time in 2000), he has focused the company on the ITIL Service Support / help desk market, and the Customer Relationship Management (CRM) market. He has also directed other areas of the business growth toward ITIL and CRM related components, including eReporting, e-business workflow, and integration with third-party partners. Mr. Turner has introduced and managed account relationships with key GroupLink customers, including Lincoln National Corporation, Merita International Bank, New York City, Shell Oil, and Walt Disney World. Prior to joining GroupLink full-time, Mr. Turner started product marketing and sales for successful industrial software products at AutoSimulations, Inc. and Eyring Corporation. That experience included large scale industrial design, automation and integration projects with such customers as General Motors, Michelin Tire, Northrop Grumman, Proctor and Gamble and others. He has also served on the faculty of Brigham Young University.
Mr. Turner has received credentials from the National CRM Association as a CRM Certified Professional. He has a B.S. in Materials Science and Engineering from the University of Utah and an MBA from Brigham Young University.