Allen Technologies Names Veteran Technology and Product Development Leader to New Post as VP, Products and Technologies

Austin, TX - January 28, 2015
Allen Technologies Names Veteran Technology and Product Development Leader to New Post as VP, Products and Technologies

Interactive patient engagement solutions leader Allen Technologies Inc. has appointed Alan Davis to lead its technology and R&D activities as vice president of products and technologies.

Davis brings more than 20 years of experience in technology leadership and product development to his new role at the Austin-based Allen Technologies, which works with hospitals across the U.S. to drive improvement in patient satisfaction, clinical outcomes and operational efficiencies through leading-edge interactive patient engagement technology. In his new role, Davis will set the direction for Allen Technologies’ product roadmap and next-generation offerings to educate and engage patients while also reducing operational costs for health care organizations.

Davis’ background in IT, software development, product management and curriculum development makes him uniquely suited to drive the technology strategy behind Allen Technologies’ continued rapid growth and expansion.

Prior to joining Allen Technologies, he served in a variety of technology executive roles in the healthcare, telemedicine, K-12 education, high-tech and energy industries. He was the chief technology officer for Ignite! Learning, Saber Data and Educational Resources. At IBM/Tivoli, he helped expand Tivoli’s USA-only support organization to a global organization after IBM’s acquisition of the company. His background includes extensive experience in developing comprehensive curriculum and training programs for K-12 education, and telemedicine and healthcare IT programs.

“Alan has a keen grasp of the challenges facing healthcare providers to improve outcomes and clinical efficiencies, and the value that Allen Technologies’ leading-edge interactive patient education technology solutions are delivering to hospitals,” said Jerry Folsom, President/CEO. “He brings deep experience in both healthcare and education curriculum IT leadership and shares our customer-driven company focus. He will play an instrumental role in interfacing with our clients as we further engage our customer user groups.”

Davis received an MBA from St. Edward’s University in Austin, and a Bachelor of Business Administration from Texas State University in San Marcos. He holds multiple patents for software and hardware products in the education industry.

About Allen Technologies

Allen Technologies, the pioneer of interactive patient engagement solutions for nearly 40 years, transforms the way hospitals engage, educate and empower patients. Allen helps hospitals impact patient outcomes, improve patient satisfaction and achieve operational efficiencies. Allen’s multiplatform interactive patient engagement system, delivered via television, tablet and bedside monitor, is a robust patient-centric portal for customized patient education, in- room comfort control, and entertainment. Allen’s E3 Patient Engagement Solutions integrate seamlessly with electronic medical records and system platforms including HVAC, housekeeping and food service systems. Learn more at, at or on Twitter at @allen_E3.