Avatech Names New President, CEO

George M. Davis will succeed Donald R. “Scotty” Walsh.

BALTIMORE- Avatech Solutions, Inc. announced Monday the appointment of George M. Davis as president and CEO.

Davis will succeed Donald R. “Scotty” Walsh, who is retiring.

Davis had previously served as Executive Vice Chairman at Avatech. Prior to that, he served as president and Vice Chairman of Aether Systems, a wireless data software and services company.

“George has the right experience, leadership capabilities and skill set to accelerate Avatech's evolution into a diversified services and solutions provider.  Since joining Avatech as a director in July 2006, he has proved to be an essential resource and has developed a keen understanding of the many market opportunities that await Avatech.  In addition to bringing a deep understanding of the software services business, he has the strategic acumen to drive value-added services revenue while profitably growing our core business," Thom Waye, Chairman of Avatech, said.

Avatech specializes in consulting, software systems integration and implementation, standards development and deployment, education and technical support.