Quality Magazine

IQS Moves to New Headquarters

December 22, 2008

NORTH OLMSTED, OH-IQS, provider of enterprise risk and quality management software, has announced its move to a new headquarters in support of its fourth consecutive year of growth. The new IQS headquarters is located in the Cleveland suburb of North Olmsted, OH. The space has been configured to meet the demands of IQS’ growing employee and customer base, along with increased training and conference space needs.

"We view the new corporate headquarters as an investment in our future by giving us the flexibility and expandability to keep growing our business," says Michael Rapaport, president and CEO of IQS. "The fact that we're moving to bigger and better office space in this economy is a testament to our business capability and to the quality of our product."

Highlights of industry recognition achieved by IQS' in 2008 include being named to Manufacturing Business Technology's (MBT) roster of top 40 Emerging Software vendors whose products are forging the next generation of technology and process innovation in manufacturing. IQS also was honored with client Cequent Performance Products in the Supply Network Mastery Category at Managing Automation's 2008 Progressive Manufacturing 50 Awards.

IQS also grew business deals by 40% in fiscal 2008. "These sales represented a broad spectrum of industries including pet food, toy and medical device manufacturers who now leverage IQS to manage enterprise quality from the plant level, to the supply chain and into the boardroom,” says Lori Gipp, vice president of marketing at IQS. "We continue to see companies switch from a reactive to a proactive stance to aggressively understand how they can protect product quality and their market share. IQS has proven to save companies millions and we expect this new and better approach to quality to be the norm in the not-so-distant future."

IQS will operate from its current corporate headquarters until the move is complete on December 29th. The new corporate headquarters will be located at 25000 Century Club Blvd, Suite 400, North Olmsted, OH, 44070.

For more information, please visit www.iqs.com.