David Griffin Joins Derive Systems as Calibrations Engineer

Jun 9th, 2016

SANFORD, Fla. – Derive Systems, a leading software company for customizing a vehicle’s performance, announced today that David Griffin has joined the company as Calibrations Engineer III. Griffin will support the Derive Power brands of SCT™ and Bully Dog and report directly to Calibrations Engineer Ryan Krummick. In his new position, he will work to strengthen the preloaded calibrations found in SCT and Bully Dog performance tuning devices, develop value files for Derive’s 1000+ custom tuning dealers, and provide guidance in the creation of Derive’s next generation calibration editor software.

“David comes to us with years of experience in both the factory level and aftermarket automotive industry,” said CEO David Thawley. “We’re excited to add another top-level engineer to our team and look forward to working with him to continue to drive innovation for Derive Power.”

Prior to joining Derive Systems, Griffin worked with Navistar, Cummins, and most recently, Hennessey Performance, where he led calibrations for multiple platforms including the world-record-setting Venom GT.


Derive Systems is the parent company of SCT, Bully Dog and its business-to-business fleet division, Derive Efficiency. Established after the merger of SCT and Bully Dog, Derive Systems is a leading software company whose vision is to empower customers to take control of their vehicles. Derive Systems products customize a vehicle’s performance, connecting drivers to a smarter, more highly optimized vehicle. SCT and Bully Dog are flagship brands under Derive Power, offering software and performance tuning devices to improve horsepower, torque and overall drivability. Derive Efficiency offers a corporate fleet solution for maximum savings and safety.

For more information on Derive Systems, please visit our website at http://www.derivesystems.com.


Liz Pandzich, Account Director

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