Vice President, Operations & Solutions Development
Chris has over 21 years of experience in the warehousing, distribution, and logistics industry including hands-on experience with high volume retail and e-commerce companies. His first-hand experience includes warehouse and distribution center operations, distribution center systems, supply chain, vendor and carrier compliance, item velocity profiling, and e-commerce fulfillment. Chris is a regular speaker at various material handling and logistics industry events and holds a degree in Business Administration and Business Computer Information Systems from John Brown University.
Chris will blog about trends in distribution and fulfillment, operational efficiency solutions and the e-commerce and retail industries.
Director, International Services
Diane is responsible for overseeing Intelligrated’s field service operations. With over 20 years of experience in the material handling and logistics industries, Diane is an expert in facilities management and systems maintenance issues. Diane is a member of the Project Management Institute, is PMP certified and holds a Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering from Auburn University.
Diane will blog about system maintenance and operational issues.
Director, Lifecycle Support Services
Corey has over 18 years of experience exclusively in the material handling industry, with a focus in controls engineering and management. In his current position, he is responsible for managing and developing Intelligrated’s Lifecycle Support Team, a sales team aimed at fulfilling the post-implementation needs of Intelligrated’s clients, including technical support, mods and upgrades, system assessments, lifecycle planning and spare parts. Having previously managed the Technical Support Engineering group at Intelligrated, Corey has a keen focus on customer satisfaction and improvement for the overall customer experience. Corey has a Bachelor’s Degree in Electronics Engineering Technology from DeVry University in Columbus, Ohio and has also completed courses to receive his Master’s Degree in Computer Science and Business Management.
Corey will blog about topics surrounding the ongoing support and optimization of existing material handling systems.
Product Management, Order Fulfillment Solutions
Doug is responsible for overseeing product strategy for Intelligrated voice and blended multimodal solutions. He has more than 12 years of experience with mobility solutions in the supply chain and logistics industry, introducing 36 new products to 90 countries and leading organizations in North America, Asia, Europe and Latin America. Doug holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Bucknell University.
Doug will blog about trends in multimodal order fulfillment operations and advancements in speech technologies.
Chief Executive Officer
Chris founded Intelligrated in 2001 and has over 30 years of experience in the high technology capital equipment and services industry, 25 of those at the executive level. Prior to the founding of Intelligrated, Chris served as chief operating officer of Pinnacle Automation, Inc., and held various executive positions with Milacron, Inc. An active volunteer in Cincinnati, Chris has served extensively for the American Red Cross, as well as for the local chapter. Chris has also served on many campaign committees for the United Way, as well as for the Cincinnati Arts Festival. Chris received his undergraduate degree from Wesleyan University and an MBA from Harvard University, where he was named a Roger Siver Fellow in 1979.
Chris will blog about trends impacting the material handling and logistics industries and Intelligrated corporate updates.
Executive Vice President
Greg Cronin is a well-known leader in supply chain technology and operations, with over 40 years of experience in executive management, sales, strategy, and market and business development for supply chain technology and logistics companies. Prior to joining Intelligrated, Cronin held executive roles in several of the industry’s most respected companies, including Red Prairie, Manhattan Associates, and Seegrid Corporation. Most recently, he served as the vice chairman and executive vice president for Quiet Logistics, Inc., a third-party logistics company. Greg is a regular speaker at industry events and holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Manhattan College.
Greg will blog about trends in distribution and fulfillment, supply chain software, and the e-commerce and retail industries.
Palletizing and Robotics Systems Manager
Earl has over 17 years of material handling experience and more than 10 years of experience in robotics. An expert in palletizing machinery as well as robotic solutions for the material handling industry, Earl has delivered seminars on these topics at PMMI, RIA and other industry events. Earl holds a Bachelors of Science in Industrial Engineering from the University of Southern Illinois.
Earl will blog about palletizing machinery and robotics in packaging technologies and trends.
Director, Corporate Marketing & Product Management
Jerry is responsible for overseeing marketing communications activities and the development of product strategies for Intelligrated, including market analysis, product road mapping and product marketing. An expert in software and controls solutions, Jerry has over 15 years of experience in product management and marketing for technical products and holds a Bachelor of Science in Engineering from the University of Cincinnati.
Jerry will blog about trends in distribution and fulfillment, software and order fulfillment solutions, and sustainability issues.
Director, Operations and Solutions Consulting
Luther has over 30 years of supply chain experience, with an emphasis on distribution and fulfillment operations. His experience includes greenfield facility designs and implementations, with expertise in DC operations and management, supply chain and distribution network analysis, automated material handling system design, business case analysis and justification, process improvements and supply chain software consultation. Luther earned a degree in management from Marshall University and holds membership in the warehouse education research council.
Luther will blog about trends in distribution center management and system design.
Product Manager, Labor and Business Intelligence
Jason has over 14 years of experience as a retail supply chain consulting professional with a focus on process and technology improvements. His first-hand experience includes package implementations spanning many aspects of the system lifecycle including infrastructure planning, data conversion, system testing, user training and support. Jason holds a degree in electrical engineering from Georgia Tech and his input has been featured in multiple material handling and logistics publications.
Jason will blog about trends in labor management and distribution network analytics.
Manager, Product Management
Tim is responsible for the management of Intelligrated’s line sortation product portfolio. With over 11 years of experience in the material handling industry, Tim is an expert on the application of conveyor and sortation solutions for the distribution, manufacturing and parcel delivery markets, and has been interviewed for a variety of articles on these topics for major industry publications. Tim holds a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Cincinnati and an MBA from Xavier University.
Tim will blog about sortation technologies and trends.
Senior Vice President and General Manager, Lifecycle Support Services
John has more than 18 years of experience managing large-scale aftermarket service and support organizations. He oversees all Intelligrated aftermarket services, from installation and training to maintenance and technical support. John holds a bachelor’s degree in electronic engineering technology from DeVry University and earned his MBA from Webster University in St. Louis. He holds professional certifications in Six Sigma Green Belt and ITIL Version three.
John will blog about aftermarket service and support trends.
Senior Vice President, System Sales & Marketing
Jim has over 30 years of experience in the material handling industry and currently oversees Intelligrated’s system sales and marketing activities. Active in the industry, Jim is involved with the Material Handling Industry of America (MHIA) and serves on the board of directors for the Conveyor Equipment Manufacturers Association (CEMA). Jim holds a Bachelor of Science in Business from the Elizabethtown College.
Jim will blog about material handling and logistics trends and the retail industry.
Technical Solutions Director, Order Fulfillment
Lance has over 27 years of experience in the supply chain and logistics industry with focus on product development, product management and solutions consulting. Lance is responsible for technical sales support for Intelligrated’s order fulfillment technologies and an expert and helping companies find the right solution for their order fulfillment challenges. Lance holds an Electrical Engineering Degree from Utah State University.
Lance will blog about trends in distribution and fulfillment, software and order fulfillment solutions.
Director, Parts Sales and Operations
Cindy has 25 years of experience managing customer service teams in industrial environments, including 15 years in warehousing and distribution. She is responsible for overseeing Intelligrated’s parts business, from distribution, purchasing and inventory control to spare parts proposal generation and customer support. Cindy is a member of the American Production and Inventory Control Society and holds a bachelor’s degree from Rutgers University.
Cindy will blog about trends in spare parts and aftermarket services.
Vice President, Product Development, Manufacturing Systems
Matt has over 18 years of experience in the material handling industry with expertise in the areas of controls and software integration for high-volume facilities as well as unique build-to-order fulfillment solutions. Matt holds a Bachelors of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Missouri - Rolla (Missouri S&T) and currently sits on the university's corporate development council. Matt is also a registered Professional Engineer in the state of Missouri and currently resides in St. Charles, Missouri.
Matt will blog on trends in material handling systems controls, software and order fulfillment solutions for manufacturers.