John Papageorge has worked at some of the biggest names in the high tech industry, launching products and programs for companies, such as Oracle, HP, Cisco, and Microsoft. John's passion for aesthetics and innovation has propelled him down various entrepreneurial paths. He was once co-founder of Standard Alliance, the San Francisco-based iTV application and production company, which created the first — and only — convergent initiative on behalf of the AOL-TIME WARNER merger. He also created Buzzphone, a mobile application company that allowed fans to receive voice messages from their favorite artists and athletes. In addition to all of these truly impressive and remarkable accomplishments, John collects accordions and is actively cultivating an image of "a good-looking bad boy who plays by his own rules."
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June 29, 2015
The Accenture report called “Gaining Competitive Advantage through More Effective Direct Material Sourcing”, details how many manufacturing companies face several internal challenges, including a willingness to collaborate and share information. Accenture states that depending on the...Continue reading »
June 25, 2015
A product lifecycle management (PLM)-based procurement solution supports part visibility to calculate and forecast aggregate material needs. This in turn helps OEMs better negotiate the purchasing decisions of suppliers. When procurement managers can not only aggregate the costs of expensive...Continue reading »
According to a forecast by Gartner, the Internet of Things (IoT) is expected to swell to as many as 26 billion devices by 2020. Interrupting the market’s collective celebration are security experts who pronounce that IoT could...Continue reading »
June 11, 2015
Palo Alto Networks is leading a new era in cybersecurity by protecting thousands of enterprise, government, and service provider networks from cyber threats. Arena recently interviewed Rachel Yabut, Supply Chain Risk Manager at Palo Alto Networks, to discuss compliance.In part two...Continue reading »
June 8, 2015
Palo Alto Networks is leading a new era in cybersecurity by protecting thousands of enterprise, government, and service provider networks from cyber threats. Unlike fragmented legacy products, Palo Alto Networks’ security platform safely enables business operations and delivers protection for...Continue reading »
Companies that fail to provide necessary supply chain visibility into design and sourcing processes often discover too late that delays, scrap, risk exposure and quality failures were due to a dangerous reliance on manual, disparate or non-existent systems.A recent...Continue reading »
May 27, 2015
IndustryWeek recently hosted a webinar that examined the challenges and best practices for mitigating risk to achieve supply chain excellence. While we have the entire session recorded, for those interested in the ‘Readers Digest’...Continue reading »
While sexy gadgets and wearable devices get the lion’s share of the publicity and glory, hardware plays an important role in running the Internet of Things (IoT). Because of this, more and more innovative IoT companies have leveraged Product...Continue reading »