Ed Romaine Info
Ed Romaine, Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) at Sapient Automation (www.GetSapient.com). He has spent over 30 years involved with companies looking to maximize manufacturing, healthcare, distribution and warehousing practices using simple automation. From Viper Vertical Lift Modules (VLMs) to Avenger Vertical Carousels to Hornet Horizontal Carousels to Shark Inventory Management Software and pick carts and pick to light systems... Simple automation used to save floor space, increase productivity, reduces labor with nine to 18 months Return on Investments (ROI).
Romaine is a frequent editorial and information contributor to hundreds of publications and a speaker at many Supply Chain, Logistics & Ergonomic functions including National Catalog & Operations (NCOF), the Institute of Industrial Engineers (IIE), Promat, North American Material Handling, Southern California Plant Operations, NJ Material Handling Assoc., Applied Ergonomics, Warehousing Education & Research Council (WERC), Lean Manufacturing Conference, Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP), NeoCon, Health Information Distribution Association (HIDA) and more.
Within the industry trade organization, Material Handling Institute (MHI) Romaine is the Chairman for the Supply Chain Execution (SCE) group of America (2009 to current), was Chairman of the Order Fulfillment Council of America (2003 to 2008) and helped create the Carousel and VLM Product Section Group. He has spearheaded the efforts to create the first industry safety standards for horizontal carousels. He has an undergraduate degree from Ohio University and completed the Competitive Strategies program from Wharton Business School