Sharon W has a bachelor's degree in Industrial Management and she began her career in manufacturing management. She is an expert in manufacturing and supply chain management and she has worked in marketing for several software companies focused on manufacturing. She is fluent in ERP, SCM, PLM and CRM concepts. She created most of the content for a large software company's "lean enterprise" campaign that was the most successful campaign in the company's history. She has presented at industry conferences, including the automotive industry's famed "Management Briefing." She taught inventory and manufacturing management at the college level and her bylined work has appeared in periodicals such as Industry Week, Start-IT and Supply Chain Logistics. She recently rewrote all the content for a 3PL and an international freight forwarder.