Asset Visibility for Logistics Facilities Operators Operational Efficiencies Gained from RFID / RTLS (Active RFID Summit USA 2006)

Mr John Rosen, Director of Product Marketing
WhereNet, United States

Speaker biography

As Director of Product Marketing for WhereNet's Transportation, Distribution & Logistics business, John Rosen brings deep domain expertise to the company with more than 20 years of industry experience, encompassing marine terminals, trucking, rail, and warehousing.
Prior to joining WhereNet in 2004, Rosen worked for multiple transportation companies and served in various positions that span both operations management and information systems. His past positions include terminal management, rail ramp management, logistics and intermodal management, truck dispatch, import/export documentation, IT systems and network management, and applications development.
Mr. Rosen holds a Bachelor of Science degree from The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina. He is also active in the International Standards Organization (ISO), the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), and EPC Global.

Company profile

WhereNet is the first company to deliver a single wireless location and communication infrastructure that reliably and cost-effectively manages valuable mobile resources and delivers a complete return on investment within 6-12 months. Based on patented, standards-compliant technology resulting from a collective 100+ years of development, the WhereNet active RFID, real-time locating system solutions enable companies such as BMW, Ford Motor Company, and NYK Logistics to reduce inventory, lower operating costs, and improve operations. The company has received the Henry Ford Technology Award; was recognized for strong ROI by Computerworld; was ranked among the top 10 in the InfoWorld 100; and has been recognized as a wireless innovator by Forrester Research, Computerworld ROI, Frontline Solutions, Plant Engineering, and Supply Chain Systems magazines. WhereNet is headquartered in Santa Clara, California, and has offices throughout the United States and Europe. For more information, visit the WhereNet Web site at , or call +1-408-845-8500 (in the U.S.) or +32-3-286-84-50 (in Europe).