Quantapoint Names VP

Houston-based Quantapoint, a provider of laser scanning services for the architectural industry, said Monday that it has named Tad Balinger as the firm's Vice President of Sales. Balinger joins the company from Stratos Global, and has also served at Schlumberger, McCormick Energy, the Landmark Graphics division of Halliburton, Hot Engineering and Trade-Ranger. Quantapoint said Balinger will be on special assignment in West Africa. Quantapoint's services are used to scan physical structures such as buildings and factories, to create 3D CAD models.