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Mark Anderson

TECHNOLOGY PROFESSIONAL / BON VIVANT

ABOUT ME

Hello, I'm Mark Anderson and I'm passionate about technology (especially home automation and home theater), photography, cooking and now, flying drones (I'm an FAA certified commercial drone pilot).

I currently reside in Chicago, Illinois.

I am currently working as Director of ERP Systems at SG360.

PERSONAL INFO

NAME
Mark Anderson
BIRTHDAY
February 3, 1964
ADDRESS
Chicago, Illinois
PHONE
312-576-4332
After a certain high level of technical skill is achieved science and art tend to coalesce in aesthetics, plasticity, and form. The greatest scientists are artists as well.
Albert Einstein

RESUME

Well-rounded, technology product manager with hands-on, international experience in hardware and software Product Support, R&D Product Management, and Product Marketing.

EDUCATION

Supply Chaim Management
Rutgers University
2017

5-course specialization in Supply Chain Management

Computer Science
Harvard University
1998-1999

Computer science and communication protocols

C Programming
Londonl Polytechnic
1990

C Programming

Pascal Programming
Open University
1989

Pascal Programming

Electronic Engineering
Bristol Polytechnic
1986-1987

Electronic engineering and computer aided design

Communications Engineering
British Army
1980-1983

Electronics and telecommunications for mobile communication networks.

EMPLOYMENT

Director of ERP Systems
SG360
2013 - Present

Responsible for all database and financial systems and roll out of new production management systems across multiple facilities (Web, Sheet-fed, Digital, Bindery/Mail).

Owner
Anderson Integrations LLC
2012 - 2013

Global consulting business for Print MIS systems.

VP Professional Services
Technique Inc
2007 - 2012

Oversee professional services in US territory. Work with HQ senior management to improve business processes. Consult and project manage large Print Management Information System deployments. Train clients and staff on products. Develop XML interfaces and XSL style sheets. Assist with product demonstrations for high-profile accounts. Advise clients and partners concerning JDF integration.

Director of Professional Services
Hiflex USA
2004 - 2007

Consult and project manage large Print Management Information System deployments (estimating, scheduling, shop floor data collection, financial system integration, JDF integration, eCommerce, etc.) Prepare and deliver proposals and product demonstrations for high-profile accounts. Advise clients and partners concerning JDF-related products and services. Coordinate open houses, trade shows, road shows and seminars. Train clients and staff on products. Develop and present JDF seminars.

EMEA Product Marketing Manager, JDF and Workflow Products
Creo Belgium
2002-2004

Oversaw marketing of JDF products in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. Trained more than 75 regional sales and marketing associates, led presentations for key prospects, and collaborated with R&D regarding future enhancements. Oversaw pricing of over 400 items throughout region..

R&D Project Manager
Scitex Israel
1999 - 2002

Oversaw development of new production and asset management solutions for printing and pre-press industry. Managed UNIX Server and Data Management Solutions globally. Provided technical specifications for products and prioritized development of new features. Prepared sales forecasts and reported actual results.

Product Support Manager
Scitex Boston
1998 - 1999

Worked closely with R&D and key accounts on new releases. Escalate bugs from support team to R&D. Produce quarterly reports aimed at reducing support and deployment costs. Train professional services and clients on new versions. Report progress and results to leadership each quarter.

Professional Services Consultant/Product Support Manager
Scitex Belgium
1996 - 1998

Performed project management for Value-Added Services Group and Managed Brisque product for European market. Conducted system audits and integration studies, coordinated large-scale installations, and facilitated custom software development. Oversaw Brisque training and beta programs. Performed in-depth testing and provided feedback to R&D for product improvement. Authored detailed feature definitions for development.

Teaching Fellow
Harvard University
1999

Also served as Technical Director, The Last Word; Technical Manager, Screen UK, Middle East, and Africa; Technical Manager, Letraset Computer Graphics; Telecommunications Engineer, Royal Corps of Signals (Army).

Prepared tutorials and exam questions, and instructed graduate course in Communications Protocols and Internet Architectures.

Mentor
Coursera
2017-2018

Course mentor for Supply Chain Management

Prepared tutorials and exam questions, and instructed graduate course in Communications Protocols and Internet Architectures.

Additional Experience

Also served as Technical Director, The Last Word; Technical Manager, Screen UK, Middle East, and Africa; Technical Manager, Letraset Computer Graphics; Telecommunications Engineer, Royal Corps of Signals (Army): UK, Germany, Falklands, Belize.

SKILLS

Microservice Architecture and Design
Web Site Development
JAVA
.NET
SQL
XML Design & Implementation
XSL
JIRA
C/C++
VB/VBA

Certifications

CIP4 JDF Expert
A JDF Expert has a comprehensive understanding of the JDF (Job Definition Format) process and specific topics associated with JDF technology. The JDF Expert Certificate training program is designed for those persons leading their company's efforts to implement JDF based automated processes and Computer Integrated Manufacturing into their operations. A certified JDF Expert has achieved a minimum level of 80% proficiency on the JDF Expert Certification Program exam
Mail Professional Advanced
The Mail Professional Certification online program equips those involved in the extended printing and mailing supply chain with a complete understanding of the postal-facing aspects of mailing. MailPro Certification offers unparalleled access to a team of expert instructors with more than 400 years of combined experience in developing real-life mailing solutions and working effectively with the U.S. Postal Service
FAA Certified sUAS Remote Pilot (Part 107)
Part 107 operating and certification requirements allow small unmanned aircraft systems (small UAS) to operate for non-hobby and non-recreational purposes. A small UAS consists of a small unmanned aircraft (which, as defined by statute, is an unmanned aircraft weighing less than 55 pounds) and equipment necessary for the safe and efficient operation of that aircraft. The FAA has accommodated non-recreational small UAS use through various mechanisms, such as special airworthiness certificates, exemptions, and certificates of waiver or authorization (COAs)

PHOTOGRAPHY

Ansouis, Provence

FRANCE
Ansouis, Provence

Brugges

BELGIUM
Brugges

Pyramids, Giza

MIDDLE EAST
Pyramids, Giza

Columbus Bridge, Chicago

USA
Columbus Bridge, Chicago

Versailles & Dinant

PANORAMAS
Versailles & Dinant

CONTACT

CONTACT INFO

Chicago, Illinois
+1 312 576 4332

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