Carlson Software Welcomes New Director of Western Regional Sales

Shane Gardner New Carlson Representative in California, Nevada and Hawaii

Maysville, Ky., U.S.A. (October 19, 2012) – Shane Gardner has joined Carlson Software Inc. as Western U.S. Regional Sales Director. With nearly 25 years of experience in the land development industry, Gardner will be serving dealers, companies and individuals working in land surveying, civil engineering, and construction throughout the states of California, Nevada, and Hawaii.

With a B.S. in Civil Engineering and both work and managerial experience in the field and on the technology side, Gardner also has extensive experience in technology sales.

“I am very excited by the prospect of helping clients become more productive and effective in the field and in the office,” says Gardner. “This position allows me to match my desire to provide clients a return on their investment with my knowledge of civil engineering and surveying along with my affinity for using technology to provide solutions. It is the perfect mix for me.”

While currently residing in Dubuque, Iowa, Gardner will travel to the Western U.S. Region regularly until he and his family relocate to the area.

“Current and potential clients in California, Nevada and Hawaii will find Shane helpful in many ways," notes Bruce Carlson, president of Carlson Software. "He knows our business and the technical disciplines well, and will serve as a resource to our customer base and partner in the growth of our dealer network in the western region."

Carlson Software develops technically advanced software and integrated hardware providing full project life cycle solutions to the land development and mining professional. The industries served include land surveying, civil engineering, construction/machine control, mining, accident/crime reconstruction, and agriculture.

Carlson, which will be celebrating its 30th anniversary in 2013, provides free technical support and has the highest dedication to customer service. For more information about Carlson Software, visit