Program Compliance and Profitability: End-to-End Information Flow
Thursday, April 11, 2013
Aerospace and defense manufacturers are under severe financial pressure in the current economic climate and must find new ways to streamline efficiency and compliance. This critical path for profitability relies on establishing a complete end-to-end information flow, both through the offices as well as the manufacturing facilities. Fortunately for companies, there are systems and processes available today tailored for project manufacturers that can simplify this process. Join us to hear how one industry analyst with 25 years in the manufacturing software industry utilized this opportunity to create a new foundation for business success. In this AIA members-only webinar, ATK and Iyno Advisors will outline how and why their companies have invested in the people, processes and systems that provide the critical information needed to make and execute better decisions faster.
Fraser is passionate about helping manufacturing and production companies improve their performance through the effective use of information. She has 25 years' experience as a manufacturing, supply chain, intelligence and enterprise systems industry analyst and marketer. As an independent advisor, Fraser studies how to leverage information systems to ensure people can be their most effective, productive and engaged. In this role she works with clients in both retainer and project engagements, leads research studies in manufacturing performance metrics and medical device manufacturing issues.
Previously, she was President of US operations for UK-based analyst & market research firm Cambashi. Prior to that, Fraser ran analyst firm Industry Directions. Previous positions include VP Marketing for Baan Supply Chain Solutions, Senior Analyst on MES at AMR, and editor-in-chief of the CIM Strategies newsletter. Fraser is a member of Phi Beta Kappa, active in ISA's Management Division, and is previous co-chair of MESA International's Metrics Working Group. Hundreds of her articles, papers, reports and presentations that have inspired action and business success are available on-line and in print.