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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In part two of the three-part interview, eBOM discusses why more European manufacturers chose Arena’s product development platform to manage their product development processes.
Today, Arena’s unified product development platform (PDP) solution includes more extended product processes than any other multi-tenant cloud-based PLM solution on the market. And, as it’s a single solution, it tamps down any anxiety over interoperability issues.
In the manufacturing world when something goes wrong and team members can’t be collaborative or don’t have visibility into product processes or transparency into their colleague’s work, you can bet that a culture of blame and mistrust will follow. Arena has your back.
Arena talks to eBOM about the unique challenges of selling product lifecycle management (PLM) to European manufacturers.
How Arena gave Apical Instruments so much confidence that having two audits in the same day actually saved them time and money.