Doug and his associates are taking their collective knowledge and industry connections developed over 30 years to co-found a much needed organization, NxGen Group. NxGen Group is focused on helping manufacturers intelligently transform key aspects of their business.
Transformational objectives are to:
Intelligently apply the optimal combination of people, process, and next generation technology to deliver order of magnitude business outcomes
Eliminate the negative environmental footprint of manufacturing
This organization is comprised of a virtual network of tenured deeply knowledgeable smart manufacturing and business model experts. Their objective is to deliver workshops, tools, and IP that can be used by manufacturers to make real measurable progress while realizing transformational business outcomes.
NxGen Group is affiliated with the DOE funded National Home of Smart Manufacturing, CESMII. NxGen Group has business relationships with leading Smart Manufacturing technology providers as well as other leading industry organizations.
Doug is or has been an active participant in key industry groups including CGF, (Consumer Goods Forum), GMA, (Grocer and Manufacturers Association), CGT, (Consumer Goods Technology), and the Smart Manufacturing Leadership Coalition.