Bio – Ed Konvalin
Senior Consultant and Trainer
Ed Konvalin has over 20 years of management experience in the areas of Quality Assurance, Software Quality Control, Software Engineering and Bio Technology. This encompasses a wide diversity of industries including telecommunications, computer aided design tools, robotics, and medical device/biotechnology and quality system consulting. Within these industries, he has an extensive background in developing, implementing and improving quality systems. Ed has held positions as Quality Manager, Application Support and Development Manager, Software Quality Assurance Manager, Engineering Manager, Director of Development Services and Training.
Ed brings to Business and Quality Process Management, LLC a broad range of experience in identifying and implementing needed quality improvements and quality system development in a wide variety of industries. Ed is an accomplished trainer and facilitator with extensive experience in ISO 9001 implementation and audits. As a quality manager at a leading biotechnology company, Ed was instrumental in providing direction and guidance to the management team in transitioning the ongoing ISO 9001 quality system to an ISO 13485 and FDA Medical Device compliant quality system.
Ed has a degree in Liberal Arts and has extensive management and quality training from IBM’s Management Training school, AEA Management Training, ISO 9001 Auditing Courses and FDA Current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP)/Quality System Regulations (QSR), as well as Training Instructor Development Courses and Customer Support/Service Improvement courses.