Max has spent the last eight years leading the development of emerging technology initiatives and effecting digital transformation for industry leaders. Areas of expertise include business strategy, technology strategy, product strategy, market analysis and differentiation, and organizational change management. His technical background includes Internet of Things (IoT), digital twin, smart connected operations (SCO), cloud architecture, enterprise architecture, desktop, mobile and embedded technologies.
Eight years of Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) consulting round out Max’s experience. His PLM experience includes work in: New Product Introduction (NPI/NPD), Document Management, Engineering Change Control (ECR/ECO/ECN), Design Control/Design History File (DHF), Corrective and Preventive Action (CAPA), Complaints Management, Manufacturing Nonconformance Reporting (NCR/NCMR), Project Management and Risk Management.
Prior to entering the civilian workforce, Max served in the United States Navy, where he was responsible for shipboard combat systems. He was deployed twice to enforce United Nations policies in the Pacific Theater and the Middle East, and earned numerous medals and commendations.
- Master of Business Administration (MBA), emphasis in Finance from Colorado State University
- Bachelor of Science (BS) in Computer Science from Colorado State University
- AAS (Equiv.) in Electrical and Electronics Technology from the US Navy