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Qnect,llc

Qnect makes software for the structural steel industry. We accurately engineer and connect joints into the 3D model in seconds in a way that is super flexible.

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Software
  • Location Hadley, MA, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded October 2013
  • Employees 12
  • Website qnect.com

Company Summary

Qnect builds software for the structural steel industry. "QuickQnect", Qnect's already proven product, makes it fast and easy to instantly combine two critical components of the steel connection process into one. QuickQnect engineers, and then connects all steel joints in one automatic process, turning weeks or months of work into just minutes. A 100x schedule improvement is achieved. Benefiting customers: detailers, fabricators, engineers.

Team

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    Jef C Sharp
    CEO

    With a passion for value creation and growth, Jef Sharp has co-founded and led many innovative businesses: Panève (Big Data computer hw), Qteros (bio-fuels), Xfinit, (intrusion detection sw), XSCapacity (online exchange for excess capacity), TechCavalry (IT service), and Gravity Graphics (Inc. 500 sportswear co) Jef served on the Qteros Board for 5 years, is currently on the Panève BoD and is an advisor to PeopleHedge and Oakridge National Lab.

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    Henry Lederman
    Chief Strategy Officer

    Henry Lederman has been in the steel detailing field for 41 years. He has built 3 successful steel detailing companies and has had high profile projects like the World Trade Center Memorial Museum, NYC and Tata Hall at Harvard University. Henry earned an MBA from Columbia University and a BS in construction management from Pratt Institute. He has spoken at industry events and has been a leader in detailing innovation.

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    Jeffrey A Hausthor
    Chief Operating Officer

    Not missing a technical or operations detail, Jeff has expertly led IT and software development efforts and operations logistics in many companies including Panève (HR, finance, legal), Qteros (HR, finance, legal) plus project mngmt., TechCavalry (COO and IT lead), Sony Corp of America (Systems architect+IT, led team to consolidate datacenters), Xfinit (COO), XSCapacity (CTO, lead software development) manager)

Advisors

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    Sam Mawn-Mahlau, DavisMalm
    Lawyer
    Unconfirmed
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    Alan Delisle
    Accountant
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Previous Investors

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    Henry Lederman
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    Jef Sharp
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    Jeff Hausthor
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