Richard Frye, Ph.D., CEO

Richard is CEO of Forte. He has extensive executive management experience providing strategic content solutions for corporate, government, and health care information clients. He is responsible for having produced for many years an enormous variety of complex statistical and content-rich publications.

He has published a number of scholarly works in a wide variety of peer-reviewed journals, and served as editor and/or contributor for several books by university and commercial presses alike.

Richard Frye holds a Ph.D. from New York University.

Ed McCauley, President

Ed is President of Forte. In this role, he holds sales, business development, marketing, and operations responsibilities for a company that specializes in data transformation. He has more than 25 years of business experience managing a variety of highly complex and technical projects. This includes time spent in a variety of product management and operational roles at companies focused on health care informatics, including Baxter International, Global Healthcare Exchange (GHX), and SMG/Verispan (now IQVIA).

Ryan Kunisch, Vice President

As the Vice President of Forte, Ryan is responsible for the company’s day-to-day operations, corporate client relationships, and technology strategy. Ryan knows the challenges cross-functional leaders face when managing large global organizations, having held senior management roles in finance, marketing, sales and software development over the last 17 years. With experience in the health care, utilities, and construction software industries, he knows how technology is made and how it delivers value.

Ryan Kunisch holds a MS in Finance and a MBA from the University of Colorado.