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John Papageorge

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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Those Were the Droids You Were Looking For, Silly!

In today’s social media galaxy, news of a negative product review can spread across the universe before your damage-control team gets their jetpacks on to track it down; because of this, companies involved with complex electronics prioritize the prevention of these quality issues from ever shipping to market.The “cost of quality failure” has both internal costs (scrap, rework, and shipping delays) and even more severe external costs (expensive ...

Aug. 3, 2016

Step-by-Step Guide to Migrating PLM Data

You’ve just purchased a product lifecycle management (PLM) system or are planning to in the near future. One of your primary goals will be to migrate your existing product data into your new PLM system.Arena’s cloud-based PLM...

July 13, 2016