Michael Pearson is a Vice President, Solutions Management for Inspirage responsible for business development and client account relationships.
With 25+ years of SCM systems implementation experience, Michael has considerable expertise in project management, strategic management, business re-engineering and best practice applications. During those 25 years, he has focused on projects in the SCM area but has also managed projects in the financial, CRM, and human resources areas.
Michael holds a Bachelors Degree in Industrial Engineering from the University of Illinois. He is APICS (American Production and Inventory Control Society) certified and has been a frequent presenter at conferences delivering presentations on topics such as implementation methodologies, project management success stories and advanced forecasting techniques.
Prior to joining Inspirage, he spent thirteen years in leadership positions with consulting firms specializing in Oracle Applications where he held positions in consulting, project management, and practice management. In addition, Mr. Pearson was with McKinsey & Co., a leading global strategic management consulting firm, focusing on the strategic aspects and impacts that application software packages have on mergers, divestitures and long range business plans.
Michael holds the position of co-chair for the Oracle Demantra SIG (Special Interest Group) as part of OAUG (Oracle Application User Group). He has been a member of the board since its inception back in 2006.