Norman, Vice President, Industry Solutions at Columbus, has over 25 years of experience in manufacturing and supply chain management. He has held roles from inventory control and procurement positions up to Vice President of Operations for two high-tech manufacturing companies. He has a strong background in ERP implementation and has been involved or led 6 system implementations as an end-user prior to entering the consulting community. Norman has been working with Dynamics AX for over 10 years as both an end user and consulting leader. Norman has been a member of APICS since 1994 and holds the CPIM and CSCP professional certifications. He was president of the San Diego APICS Chapter from 2009-2010, and Association Board Member from 2012-2013.