Meet The Team Meet the leaders of the Checkpoint Technologies team


Meet The Team

Meet the leaders of the Checkpoint Technologies team who guarantee we understand your goals and expectations while ensuring that we deliver an effective solution that meets your deadlines and maximizes the value and impact of your IT investments.

Bob Crews


Bob Crews is a consultant and trainer with almost three decades of I.T. experience including full life-cycle development involving development, requirements management and software testing. He is the President of the Tampa Bay Quality Assurance Association. He has consulted and trained for over 200 different organizations in areas such as effectively using automated testing solutions, test planning, implementing automated frameworks and developing practices which ensure the maximum return-on-investment with automated solutions. Bob has presented at numerous conferences and user groups throughout the world including QAI, EuroStar (Copenhagen), HP Software Universe, QAI TesTrek in Toronto, STP Con and LatinStar (Mexico City). Bob was selected and won an award as one of the top 5 speakers at the QAI Annual Software Testing Conference.

Dean Carvin

Director of Professional Services

Dean has been working in the SQA field for over 15 years. His area of expertise is test automation strategy, design and implementation and test management focused on the HPE suite of tools. He holds certifications in both HPE Quality Center and QuickTest Pro. He is also a certified HPE instructor.

Paul Shovlin

Senior Director of Client Management

Paul Shovlin has been a software quality consultant for 20 years. He helps to meet the needs of customers whether it’s service delivery, software solutions, software training, process assessments, or resource management. He is HP ALM Certified and is also an HP Certified Instructor. Paul currently manages an independent verification and validation performance testing team for the Department of Veterans Affairs. Paul is a Vivit Co-Chapter Leader for the Florida Chapter and the Vivit Performance Engineering Special Interest Group. He is long-time volunteer for the Tampa Bay QAA chapter and is currently serving on the Board of Advisors.