MORGANTOWN, W.V. Forge Business Solutions is proud to announce the appointment of Stewartstown resident, Kirk Judd, as Senior Technical Writer. Kirk brings more than 30 years of experience in business communications, quality management and process improvement disciplines to the company.

Kirk Judd is a professional editor, writer, and a qualified instructor for Lean Six Sigma methodology and ITIL v.3/2011 classes. Previously, he spent eight years teaching Leadership, Green Belt and Black Belt classes for the Lockheed Martin Corporation. Recognized as a catalyst for change and an expert facilitator, Kirk Judd supports Forge’s team and clients with his knowledge in proposal writing, consultation and communication expertise for development, service and system activities, and growth, implementation and reporting status structures.

 Mr. Judd graduated from Marshall University in Huntington, WV, with a degree in Business Communication. Notably, he has an extensive record of community and non-profit experience in West Virginia. He is a charter member, former President and Executive Board member, and lifetime advisor for West Virginia Writers, Inc., a founding member and Director of Creative Writing Programs for Allegheny Echoes, Inc., a member of the executive and advisory boards of the Pearl S. Buck Birthplace Foundation, the West Virginia University Pearl S. Buck Advisory Committee, and was a board member and editor for Publisher’s Place, Inc. 

“It is easy to recognize the tremendous value Kirk’s skills and expertise bring to the Forge team, along with the clients we serve. I look forward to Kirk’s contributions and the positive impact that he will have on our success,” said Frank Vitale, President and CEO of Forge.

“I’m pleased to be working with Forge. I am excited about the opportunity to support Forge and their clients in community development and organizational success in and around West Virginia,” said Kirk Judd, Senior Technical Writer at Forge.

Forge is a Certified Veteran Business Enterprise that focuses on strategic planning and execution designed to help organizations and businesses find success, growth, and partnership. With particular expertise in education, healthcare, and government services, Forge uses its knowledge and experience to improve enterprises of all sizes and sectors. Whether you need a high-level strategic plan or a round of management training, Forge exists to serve your organization.