MAYSVILLE, Ky. – Shane Gardner joined Carlson Software 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.”

“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."