About Us

Wedge CommunicationsWedge Communications LLC was formed in March 2011 by W. Gill Woodall, PhD, David Buller, PhD, and Erwin Bettinghaus, PhD. Its mission is to bring to market web-based education and programs that help individuals prevent chronic disease. It specializes in the transfer of technology from university and other government-sponsored research. Wedge Communications LLC was organized in the State of Nevada. It is a member managed LLC.

The Principals:

W. Gill Woodall, PhDW. Gill Woodall, PhD, is a Professor in the Department of Communication and Journalism and the Center on Alcoholism, Substance Abuse and Addictions at the University of New Mexico. Dr. Woodall is an expert in the prevention of alcohol-related problems including driving under the influence and binge drinking. He has led projects creating novel online programs to prevent binge drinking by college students and to provide training in responsible beverage service, resulting in the Way To Serve training program licensed and marketed by Wedge Communications.

David B. Buller, PhDDavid B. Buller, PhD., is Senior Scientist at Klein Buendel, Inc., a health communication and media development firm in Golden, Colorado. Dr. Buller has extensive experience creating programs to prevent cancer and other chronic disease for children and adults, delivered over the newest online and mobile technologies. Klein Buendel's designers and programmers produced the Way To Serve online training.

Erwin Bettinghaus, PhDErwin Bettinghaus, PhD, is Senior Scientist at Klein Buendel, Inc. Formerly a member of the National Cancer Advisory Board, Dr. Bettinghaus is an expert in community programs and news media coverage related to the prevention of chronic disease. He was formerly the Dean of the College of Communication Arts and Sciences at Michigan State University.