3E Company’s management is a proven team with combined EH&S and information services expertise and strong business leadership skills.
Chief Information Officer
|Matthew A. Johnston
SVP, Global Business Development and Marketing
VP, Product and Support
VP, Global Regulatory Content
Senior Director, Human Resources
As President of 3E Company, Edmund Webecke is responsible for determining the overall strategic direction of the company, identifying new market opportunities and overseeing the company’s aggressive international and domestic growth plan. Prior to his appointment, he most recently served as Senior Vice President of Business Development at Verisk Insurance Solutions and was primarily responsible for the international expansion of the business. Previously, Mr. Webecke held several posts within the Xactware claims unit of Verisk Insurance Solutions where he was responsible for business development, executive customer relationships, product pricing, partnerships, M&A, contracts, negotiations and international business development. He joined the Verisk family of companies in 1996 as a Software Engineer and has held several other positions, including Project Manager, Manager of Development, and General Manager of an underwriting products subsidiary.
Mr. Webecke is a graduate of Brigham Young University, where he received a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science; the David Eccles School of Business at the University of Utah, where he received a Master of Business Administration degree; and Concord Law School, where he received a Juris Doctor degree. He has been an active member of the State Bar of California since 2006.
Senior Vice President, Finance
Marie Shannon brings nearly three decades of progressive experience in accounting and financial management and business leadership to 3E Company. Ms. Shannon is responsible for 3E Company’s financial processes and controls, financial analysis and reporting, compliance and risk management. She plays an integral role in forming 3E Company’s financial and strategic planning, mergers and acquisitions, budget development and management.
Ms. Shannon has been a successful leader at both public and private organizations, including startups and those experiencing rapid growth. Before joining 3E Company, she served as CFO for storage networking startup, Stonefly Networks Inc., where she successfully transitioned the company through its acquisition by Dynamic Network Factory, Inc. Prior to Stonefly, she was the CFO at Magis Networks, Inc., where she achieved to sell the intellectual property and assets to Sanyo. Ms. Shannon has held number of senior level positions, including Director of Finance for Windriver and as a Controller for Alitum. Ms. Shannon received her Bachelor of Science in Business and Management from the University of Redlands and attained her Professional Certificate in Accounting from the University of California San Diego.
Chief Information Officer
Leo Oves brings more than 30 years of IT, EHS and management experience to 3E Company. He joined Ariel Research Corporation in 1992 as a senior software consultant and later became CIO and Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors of Ariel, prior to its acquisition by Eastman Chemical in 2001. Following Ariel's acquisition by 3E Company in 2004, Mr. Oves served as Vice President, R&D and CIO of 3E.
Over the years, Mr. Oves' knowledge and application of advanced technology to the business needs of customers have played a pivotal role in the development of 3E's products and services. He is a recognized industry expert and represents 3E at numerous international IT and EHS forums.
Prior to joining Ariel, Mr. Oves worked for several research institutes in St. Petersburg, Russia, developing models and software for the optimization of large multi-product marine transportation networks and satellite communications. Upon moving to the U.S., he worked as a software development consultant for Hughes Network Systems and Plantronics.
Mr. Oves earned Operations Research, Computer Science and Management degrees from the University of St. Petersburg, Russia and University of Maryland and Executive Certificate in Strategy and Innovation from Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Senior Vice President, Global Business Development and Marketing
As Senior Vice President of Global Business Development, Matthew Johnston is responsible for leading Sales and Marketing in their efforts to expand customer relationships, penetrate new accounts, respond to new market opportunities and contribute to the aggressive international and domestic growth plan of the company.
Mr. Johnston brings nearly 20 years of experience to 3E Company. Prior to his current position, he served as the Director of Sales and Business Development, responsible for driving the success of 3E and MSDgen with regards to sales, marketing, and product management. He has participated in major strategic initiatives to integrate MSDgen with other 3E Solutions, as well as contributed to numerous product developments, content development and thought leadership activities.
He has been part of 3E Company since the 2007 acquisition of HSE Systems where he was one of the original principals and served as Director of Business Development, responsible for business development, sales and marketing. He holds a B.A. in Business Management and Marketing from Kent State University.
Vice President, Product and Support
Tamie Webber leads the strategic direction, product management, operational and business development efforts for 3E’s Supplier Data Management business unit. She is responsible for the overall product roadmap and strategy for 3E's supply chain and MSDS / SDS management applications and related services, including SDS distribution and management, emergency response and waste services. She leads the company's data obtainment and manufacturer relations teams who are dedicated to collecting data from our network of more than 80,000 supplier manufacturers. She also has responsibility for the company's 24-7-365 customer support call center.
Ms. Webber joined 3E after several years of marketing and product management experience in the chemical distribution and high tech industries, working for Great Western Chemical Distribution.
She attended the University of Oregon where she received a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance and Marketing.
Senior Vice President, Services
Clark VanScoder has more than 25 years of software development experience. He was the first employee and one of the original partners of the former HSE Systems organization that was purchased by 3E Company in 2007. He worked with his partners to grow HSE Systems from a startup company to a prominent, well respected, customer-oriented global enterprise. By listening to customer requests, he was the driving force behind the growth of the MSDgen software product. He has managed numerous successful large MSDgen implementation projects for Fortune 500 companies around the globe during his nearly 15 years of experience in the EH&S industry.
As Senior VP Authoring Software and Services, Mr. VanScoder is responsible for managing the product development, project management, product support and technical service efforts for the MSDgen product line within 3E Company. He also works closely with other 3E company leaders to ensure that the MSDgen product line is tightly integrated with the remaining 3E products including Ariel Content and 3E Online-SDS.
Mr. VanScoder received a Bachelor of Science degree from Kent State University and an MBA in Management from Akron University.
Vice President, Global Regulatory Content
Alex Ortiz has been with 3E Company for nearly 20 years, supporting customers on a wide range of international regulatory compliance issues and leading various product development projects designed to provide regulatory compliance professionals with timely EH&S information on a global basis. Mr. Ortiz manages the Ariel Products business for 3E Company, ensuring the production and delivery of products such as Ariel WebInsight and Ariel data solutions for SAP EHS Management.
He received his Juris Doctor degree from the George Washington University Law School.
Senior Director, Human Resources
As Senior Director of Human Resources, Jason Rollingson is responsible for fostering deeply committed and passionate 3E employees that serve our customer community. Other key responsibilities include the overall employee experience for the company’s global team.
Mr. Rollingson brings more than 15 years of experience in human resources to 3E. Prior to joining 3E, Mr. Rollingson oversaw HR Operations for seven Solera Holdings companies. Earlier in his career he held HR management positions with WIS International, an American Capital company, and Deccan International.
Mr. Rollingson is a graduate of San Diego State University, where he received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Public Administration; and the Marshall Goldsmith School of Management at Alliant International University, where he received a Masters of Arts degree in Industrial Organizational Psychology. He is certified as a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) by the HR Certification Institute and as a SHRM Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP) by the Society for Human Resource Management.
Nicole Oswill directs the legal affairs of 3E Company and provides legal perspectives and advice on a wide range of strategic, tactical and operational issues for various functional departments. Her responsibilities include general corporate legal issues, business and ethics compliance, intellectual property protection, real estate, transactional matters and related litigation and claims issues.
Ms. Oswill started her legal career at 3E 10 years ago, interning before joining the company as a full-time employee in 2007. She is an active member of the State Bar of California, and earned her Juris Doctor from the University of San Diego School of Law and her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Marketing from The University of Arizona.