MasterControl’s 2005 Sales Better Than Expected

SALT LAKE CITY – February 23, 2006 – MasterControl Inc., the leading provider of quality management software solutions for companies in the FDA and ISO environments, finished 2005 with a 50 percent increase in sales over the previous year, exceeding the company's forecasted results.

MasterControl attributes its better-than-expected sales to the following factors:

  • Strong demand for its Web-based MasterControl™ quality management suite;
  • Expansion of MasterControl's customer base; Increase in the number of current customers adding additional modules and licenses;
  • and Continued emphasis on MasterControl's commitment to customer project success.


?Our product management and engineering teams really hit the center of the target ? and customers are responding enthusiastically to the MasterControl integrated solution,? said Jon Beckstrand, CEO of MasterControl. ?Our outstanding customer service and implementation efforts have also resulted in a high degree of customer confidence, which in turn has led to strong reference accounts. We have done a good job of communicating the degree to which our entire organization is focused on the success of our customers' projects to improve their quality systems.?

Coming off a banner year, MasterControl is looking forward to an even stronger 2006 with the recent release of MasterControl version 5.0. The latest version of MasterControl offers enhancements across the entire suite, including more robust change management, analytics, and search capabilities; new training control, forms, and e-mail integration features; more powerful collaboration features; and streamlined workflow.

MasterControl is also actively developing new methods to reduce the time and effort involved in validating a system and to make it easier to validate software upgrades, both of which are essential in lowering overall compliance cost and sustaining FDA compliance.

The MasterControl™ quality management suite consists of configurable, easy-to-use, and integrated applications for automating, streamlining, and effectively managing document control, change control, training control, audits, corrective/preventive action (CAPA), customer complaints, and other documents- and forms-based quality and business processes under a single Web-based platform. Hundreds of companies worldwide use MasterControl to facilitate compliance with FDA regulations (e.g., 21 CFR Parts 11, 210-211, 820, 606), ISO quality standards (e.g., ISO 9000, ISO 13485, ISO 14000), and Sarbanes-Oxley Act requirements.

About MasterControl Inc.
MasterControl Inc. has been at the forefront of providing quality management software solutions since 1993. In addition to providing off-the-shelf products, MasterControl also offers comprehensive technical and customer support, including product training, implementation, and validation services. For more information, visit, or call 800-825-9117.