Ed Romaine, VP Sales & Marketing at SI Systems (http://www.sihs.com). Ed has spent over 30 years involved with companies looking to maximize manufacturing, health care, distribution and warehousing practices using simple automation. Simple automation used to save floor space, increase productivity, reduce labor with nine to 18 month Return On Investments (ROI).
Romaine is a frequent editorial and information contributor to hundreds of publications and a speaker at many Supply Chain, Logistics & Ergonomic functions including the Institute of Industrial Engineers (IIE), Promat, North American Material Handling, Southern California Plant Operations, NJ Material Handling Assoc., Applied Ergonomics, Warehousing Education & Research Council (WERC), Lean Manufacturing Conference, Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP), NeoCon, Health Information Distribution Association (HIDA), National Catalog & Operations (NCOF) and more.
Within the industry trade organization, Material Handling Institute (MHI) Romaine is the current Chairman of the Automated Storage & Retrieval Systems (ASRS) product section group, Former chairman of: Supply Chain Execution (SCE) group of America (2009 to 2011), was Chairman of the Order Fulfillment Council of America (2003 to 2008) and helped create the Carousel and VLM Product Section Group. He has spearheaded the efforts to create the first industry safety standards for horizontal carousels. He has an undergraduate degree from Ohio University and completed the Competitive Strategies program from Wharton Business School.
- Ohio UniversityBSJ (Marketing, Advertising, English, Poli-Sci), 1979 - 1982
- Wharton School of the University of PennsylvaniaCompetitive Analysis & Studies, 1996 - 1997
- SI SystemsVP Sales & Marketing, 2014 - present
- Integrated Systems Design (ISD)CMO - VP Marketing, 2012 - 2014
- Sapient AutomationCMO, 2010 - 2012
- Kardex RemstarVP Marketing, 2000 - 2010
- White SystemsDirector of Marketing, 1990 - 2000
- Thinkcraft Creative ServicesPartner, 1982 - 1990
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