LabArchives is a suite of SaaS applications dedicated to better science used by more than 610,000 scientists to manage & protect research data, inventories & to manage resources. LabArchives products help scientists document their research data, prove and protect discovery, and collaborate securely.  Used in thousands of higher education lab courses and 500+ of the world’s leading research organizations, LabArchives is the leading research data management SaaS application platform.


The people that make it happen.


(800) 653-5016

LabArchives, LLC
251 N City Dr. Ste 128F
San Marcos, CA 92078

Outside the US & Canada
+1 (760) 579-0342
FAX: +1 (509) 352-9699

Earl B. Beutler

Executive Chairman / Co-Founder

Former co-founder of Research Information System, Inc, (developers of Reference Manager and Reference Update) and RefWorks (acquired by ProQuest in 2008), B.A. in Biology from the UCSD, and M.S. in Medical Information Systems from UCSF.

Matt Dunie

President / CEO / Co-Founder

Mr. Dunie has founded or co-founded three information and content application services companies: including Insight Publications, RefWorks, and LabArchives, where he also serves as President & CEO. He was also president of academic publisher and technology provider Cambridge Scientific Abstracts (now ProQuest) for eight years. Mr. Dunie has held numerous board positions and currently serves as a Director of ThirdIron, LLC. Bachelor of Science, College of Journalism, University of Maryland at College Park.

Kirk Schneider

Chief Technology Officer / Co-Founder

Over 25 years of development experience in the scientific and academic marketplace, former lead developer of Reference Manager and Reference Update as well as the co-founder, Chief Technology Officer and Lead Architect at RefWorks.

Steve Maybo

IT Director

Started his career in information technology at Research Information Systems Inc., when he helped develop the first delivery of scientific current awareness via the Internet in the early 1990’s. former co-founder and Director of Information Technology at RefWorks.

Marie Linvill

V.P. - Product Experience

Former Product Manager and Director of Content Integration at ProQuest where she managed the launch of research funding solution, Pivot, and the researcher discovery and collaboration tool, Scholar Universe. In addition to cloud-based solutions for researchers, worked as Senior Editor for various academic publishers, including Little, Brown and Company and Singular Publishing Group.

Colleen Stempien

V.P. - Director of Operations

Current Director of Operations of LabArchives. Prior to joining LabArchives, she was President of Vision InfoSoft and co-founder and President of RefWorks. She has a BA degree in Business from Michigan State University.

Kiptyn Locke

V.P - Sales

Kip has been with LabArchives since 2012. Prior to LabArchives, Kip has been in sales and leadership roles in large and small companies. Most recently, he was President of Real Price Solutions and Vice President of Invoice Connections. Kip has a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology with a Exercise and Health Science minor from University of California Santa Barbara.

Jim McGinty


Previous Vice Chairman and President of Cambridge Information Group (CIG) .With more than 40 years in the Information Industry, Jim has led and actively participated in the research, development, an application of new technologies to serve the information needs of the research community.

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Partners & Integrations

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