humancentric performance technology


Alex Ford, Chief Executive Officer and President

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Phone: 919-271-4620

Dana Dorroh, Director, Senior Vice President, and Cofounder

Dana is a successful serial entrepreneur, investor, and philanthropist. In 1987 Dana started her own business, CAD Plus, specializing in CAD drafting, training, and hardware and software sales. She then merged CAD Plus with Plain Paper Solutions and grew the entity through organic growth and M&A of regional competitors. From 1994 through 1996 CAD Plus/Plain Paper solutions was recognized by Autodesk as the top dealer in the US and in the Inc. 500 list of Americas fastest growing privately held companies. In 1997, CAD Plus was purchased by IKON Office Solutions, where she served as the General Manger for two years before returning to the entrepreneurial world. In 2001, leveraging her deep network and relationships, Dana founded One Source — a professional recruiting company — working extensively with engineers, designers, and architects. Dana also engaged in a variety of strategic advisory, incubator, and investor roles including HumanCentric Technologies, Peakton Digital Media, The News Desk, Triangle Tech Ads, and Nurturing Self. Dana's philanthropic activities include serving on the board of directors of the Tammy Lynn Center For Developmental Disabilities and co-founder of Legacy of Joy. Dana has received numerous awards and accolades from trade and local media for her business acumen. She earned a BS from Mississippi State University.