Practical PLM Host and Editors


Host - Martin van der Roest has nearly 3 decades of experience in the systems and software development business. A majority of this time has been spent in the product lifecycle management(PLM) space with a specific focus on solutions for engineering and manufacturing organizations.


Chief Editor - Richard W. Bourke's experience spans consulting, education and training for ERP, Configurator and PLM systems. His past clients were mostly discrete manufacturing companies in ETO/ATO markets – both commercial and aerospace/defense ranging from small private firms to Fortune 500. He shares his experiences as a Contributor to


Editor - Louis Salgado has near 30 years of experience in the CAD, AEC, ECM and PLM industries and has deep experience designing and implementing solutions for the engineering and manufacturing sectors.