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John Maher

John Maher

VP of Product Strategy, Synchrono

John Maher is VP of Product Strategy at Synchrono. His passion for demand-driven manufacturing is equal to his interest in how this method improves the lives of employees within these environments. He brings expertise in ERP, MRP, APS, supply chain, manufacturing planning, and scheduling systems and constraints management. Maher holds a BBA in production/operations management from the University of Wisconsin, Whitewater, and an MBA from the University of Minnesota, Carlson School of Management. He has an APICS certification in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM) and a Jonah certification in Theory of Constraints from the Goldratt Institute.

Articles by John Maher
Why Leadership Needs to Drive the Bus
"Lean change can start from the bottom-up, I won’t say that it can’t, but the situation needs to flip quickly to leadership so that leadership drives the bus," writes John Maher. "Why? Because at some point early on in your lean journey, your methods will start to conflict with some long-standing processes and metrics.  " More »