Ultra Consultants is participating as a panelist at SuiteWorld – NetSuite’s largest annual conference. SuiteWorld gives attendees the opportunity to tap into the power of the NetSuite ecosystem, network face to face, and shape the next evolution of cloud computing services.
Ultra to appear on the panel entitled “Vision to Value: Evaluating the Right ERP for Your Company.”
Panel Description: Finding the right ERP system is your chance for true business process transformation. In this session, Ultra will help explain why the selection process is more than merely finding a new ERP solution, and discuss why it should involve setting the foundation for a business-changing event that supports the company’s top priorities.
Featured Panelist: Rich Sides, Chief Operating Officer of Ultra Consultants
Richard Sides has over 20 years technology-related operational experience assisting manufacturing and distribution organizations by improving their business processes and supporting information systems.
Richard’s experience includes operational responsibilities, management consulting, ERP system implementation, and serving in a variety of senior executive management roles. Richard’s background includes significant experience in process and discrete manufacturing as well as logistics, distribution and supply chain management.
Richard started his career in 1990 with Kraft Foods and was part of the pioneering efforts to introduce integrated supervisory and process control systems to Kraft’s production lines. He finished his 6-year career with Kraft by serving as the systems lead on the pilot implementation of Kraft’s Marcam Prism ERP rollout.
He has also served the role of Senior Vice President of Information Services for a multi-site manufacturing and logistics company where he implemented a more current system infrastructure and corresponding best business practices. Richard has also served as Senior Vice President Manufacturing and Supply Chain for a leading software provider. Richard has a BS in Computer Engineering from Lehigh University and an MBA from DePaul University.