Joe Langford started his career with Edge Information Management, Inc. in 1993 as the VP of Marketing. He was promoted in 2001 to Senior Vice President and in 2004 he became the President of Edge. Joe was elected to the Board of Directors in 2011. Prior to joining Edge, Joe worked as the Director of Marketing for Loss Prevention Specialists, Inc., a company he helped start-up and become a nationally recognized provider of civil recovery services. Joe graduated from the University of Florida with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration.
VP of Finance & Human Resources
Steve Smith is the Vice President of Finance and Human Resources at Edge. As a member of Edge’s Senior Management Team he is responsible for overseeing the accounting and HR departments. Steve has been involved with Edge since it’s retreat from a division within Credit Data Services to its incorporation as Edge Information Management, Inc. in 1991.Steve has experience in the areas of accounting & HR and has been involved in many M & A’s during his business career. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from the University of Central Florida.
VP of Compliance & Operations
Norm Gagnon has been with Edge Information Management, Inc. since 2002 and is currently serving as the VP of Compliance & Operations. Norm is responsible for keeping current on changes in laws that impact the background screening process, which includes interpretations, updates, and review of state specific laws with regard to the Fair Credit Reporting Act. Norm graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelors of Science in Business Administration from the University of Southern Colorado.
Senior Director of Operations
Cathy Fontenot has been with Edge since 1997 and has many years of experience in Operations and compliance support. She manages all aspects and functions of the Operations Team, which includes, coordinating, training, and scheduling the Operations Team to ensure accuracy, quality, and timeliness of information back to Edge’s clients.
Senior Director of IT
Marc has been working with Edge’s IT department since 2003. In 2012, he was named the Director of IT. Marc manages the growth and development of Edge’s proprietary internet software, WebScreen and the many applicant tracking system integrations. Marc has a B.S. in Management Information Systems from Florida Institute of Technology and an M.S. in Information Technology with a specialization in Cybersecurity.
Director of Drug Testing
Brenda Lawrence joined Edge in 2013, bringing with her 13 years of experience within the drug testing industry. Brenda has received training from the Drug and Alcohol Testing Industry Association (DATIA) and the Substance Abuse Programs Administrators Association (SAPAA). Brenda’s key responsibility at Edge is to oversee the day-to-day operations of Edge’s Melbourne, FL collection site.
National Sales Director
Addison joined Edge in 2004 as National Account Executive and was promoted to his current position in 2011. During his time at Edge, Addison has worked with clients from multiple industries to implement comprehensive and cost effective employment screening programs. Addison is an active member in the Society of Human Resources Management (SHRM), and Florida Healthcare Association (FHCA). Addison continues to create lasting relationships with clients and business partners alike. Addison holds a degree in business from Florida State University.
Director Client Services
Amber Robinson comes to Edge with 15 years combined experience in client relationship and program management. She is a certified Six Sigma Green Belt, offering a refined ability to identify business problems and issues, develop strategic and analytical frameworks to conduct analysis, and improve processes. Her role with Edge is to enhance the service experience by leading a team which delivers superior onboarding, initiates personal relationships, and coordinates specialized projects in line with customer business objectives. Amber graduated with a Master’s degree from the University of Georgia.