About Us


The Challenger Group, Inc. (d.b.a. “ChallengerSoft”) based in Stafford, Texas, was originally founded in 1988. Always with a focus on professional software development, ChallengerSoft today is committed to bringing leading-edge Web-based applications to the medical case management market. The company principals with their unique combination of skills now focus on bringing innovative standard products and services to a growing client base. With installations in 20 + States, ChallengerSoft takes pride in deploying solutions that meet or exceed client expectations. Software stability and ease of deployment are hallmarks of ChallengerSoft products. Customer service is second to none, with a professional Client Services team providing a full range of implementation and support activities, including consulting, onsite and online training, helpdesk and application support. New application software continues to be developed using the latest technologies, based on the ChallengerSoft “CS-PRIME” web-based framework.

As a Texas based Corporation, ChallengerSoft today has a 100% US-based team, with software development and client services resources in multiple states. With a sound financial track record, ChallengerSoft today offers innovative software engineering, coupled with professional client services. ChallengerSoft is a privately held company with corporate offices in Stafford, TX.

Michael W. Barron

President & Chief Executive Officer

A 25-year software industry veteran, Mr. Barron is currently President and CEO of The Challenger Group, Inc. a successful Houston based software and IT consulting company. Prior to ChallengerSoft, he was a founder of MDserve, Inc, a healthcare information systems company, and served as CEO of that organization. Prior to establishing his own businesses, Mr. Barron enjoyed a successful corporate IT career in both in the US and UK. Mr. Barron graduated with honors in Mathematics from the University of Aberdeen, and holds an MBA from Case Western Reserve University.

Management Team


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Michael Barron
Doug Robinson
VP Software Engineering
Michele Spainhower
VP Client Services
Teresa Barron
Contract Administration

Our location

The Challenger Group, Inc.

12603 Southwest Freeway, Suite 165,

Stafford, TX 77477

Phone. 281-499-0095

Email. info@challengersoft.com

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