Stephen, Consumer and Food & Beverage Markets, QAD, Inc., has approximately 40 years of manufacturing experience in consumer products and food and beverage Industries. His career has spanned the manufacturing, software and consulting industries, maintaining a solid focus on Supply Chain Management and Enterprise Systems. He has assisted Consumer Products and Food and beverage companies in developing S&OP strategies and implementing ERP and Supply Chain Systems. He has held key positions with leading supply chain software companies and a leading food manufacturer. Stephen brings an in-depth knowledge of manufacturing operations and is well-versed in many manufacturing systems. ERP, Supply Chain Planning, Supply Chain Network Design, and APS (Advanced Planning and Scheduling) are just some areas of expertise.