In his role as Chief Financial Officer, Mr. Predovic will have the responsibility for all Microtest financial operations, including administrative activities, information systems, and human resources.
Vince Hren, Chief Executive Officer stated, "Microtest's management team will be significantly strengthened by this appointment. Dan's integrity and sound business standards coupled with his excellent track record, broad operating experience and in-depth knowledge of the financial community, will provide us with strong financial leadership going forward."
Mr. Predovic has over 20 years experience with start-up and international publicly held companies. He previously served as Chief Financial Officer at AECX Corporation, a provider of same-day delivery services of large-format construction documents for architects, engineers and contractors via satellite backbone with connections to the Internet. Mr. Predovic was responsible for every aspect of financial management and operations.
Prior to joining AECX he was Chief Financial Officer for a start-up developer of software application systems for higher education, and Syntellect Inc., a publicly held international manufacturer of telecommunication voice response system. He also served as Vice President, Finance for Artisoft, a provider of computer telephony products and networking/communications solutions. Mr. Predovic received a B.S. from Arizona State University and is a Certified Public Accountant.
Founded in 1984, Microtest is a leading worldwide manufacturer of diagnostic certification and connectivity products for networks. Microtest's mission is to make information technology easy to apply. The Company has pioneered several networking products, such as CABLE SCANNER, COMPAS, PentaScanner, OMNIScanner and DiscPort. Microtest is headquartered at 4747 North 22nd. Street, Phoenix, AZ. Microtest's European Centers of Excellence are located at 2A Kingfisher House, Northwood Park, Gatwick Road, Crawley, West Sussex, RH10 2XN, United Kingdom. Microtest's stock is traded on the NASDAQ National Market System under the symbol MTST. Microtest's web site is located at www.microtest.com.