Synchrono® Executive to Speak at American Manufacturing Strategies Summit

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John Maher to share expertise about Enabling the Demand-Driven Factory of the Future and Industry 4.0.

John Maher, Synchrono Vice President of Product Strategy

"the ideal forum to bring manufacturing leaders together to discuss challenges, share case study experiences and Industry 4.0 enabling technologies..."

Synchrono®, a leader in demand-driven manufacturing software solutions, announces that Vice President, Product Strategy, John Maher, will be giving a feature presentation at the American Manufacturing Strategies Summit 2014, October 6, 2014 at 2 p.m. Maher’s talk is titled Enabling the Demand-Driven Factory of the Future, and will cover these key topics:

  •     Creating the vision and getting the factory ready for change
  •     Gain access to the right data and identifying metrics that really matter
  •     How to drive flow by synchronizing 5 key elements
  •     Enabling a real-time visual factory information system that provides a single version of the truth
  •     Lessons learned, results and plans for continuous improvements

Held October 6-8 in Chicago, IL, the Fifth Annual American Manufacturing Strategies Summit provides the ideal forum to bring manufacturing leaders together to discuss challenges, share case study experiences and Industry 4.0 enabling technologies that are driving the future of the sector. In addition to John Maher, attendees will learn from knowledgeable speakers representing companies including Procter & Gamble, ConAgra, Caterpillar, Nike and Campbell Soup Company. Information about the Summit can be obtained at

About John Maher
John Maher has more than 20 years of experience working in manufacturing environments and has been with Synchrono since the company’s inception. John’s subject matter expertise in ERP, MRP, APS, supply chain, manufacturing planning and scheduling systems, and constraints management drives continuous refinement of the company’s Lean and constraints management-based software and services. John is responsible for providing strategic direction for the Synchrono product roadmap and oversees the technology and delivery functions within the organization. John earned his BBA in production/operations management from University of Wisconsin, Whitewater, and an MBA from the University of Minnesota, Carlson School of Management. He has APICS CPIM certification in production and inventory management and Jonah certification in Theory of Constraints from the Goldratt Institute.

About Synchrono
Synchrono® LLC is a leading provider of demand-driven manufacturing software and services that simplify complex manufacturing environments and transform business results. The company’s planning, scheduling and execution and eKanban inventory replenishment systems are powerful on their own, and when combined with its operations solutions on the Synchrono Demand-Driven Manufacturing Platform, clients synchronize workforce, methods, machines, resources, data and more enabling flow from order inception through production and delivery.

Aggregating information from its own applications as well as from both machine-level and disparate enterprise systems, the Synchrono Demand-Driven Manufacturing Platform provides a real-time visual factory information system that empowers everyone - from the top floor to the shop floor - with actionable information. Synchrono helps clients manage constraints, improve flow, drive on-time delivery and maintain a competitive edge. For more information, please visit

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