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    Marcie backer

    Wilmington, North Carolina

    Sr. Director of IIoT Business Development-Digital Transformation

    Hitachi America

    Specialties

    check markAdministrative & Office

    check markEnvironmental Health & Safety

    check markGeneral Manager/Location Manager

    check markOperations Management

    check markPlant & Facilities Management

    check markProcurement

    check markProcess Management

    check markQuality Management

    check markSupply Chain & Logistics

    check markGovernment & Military

    Where I've Worked
    Hitachi logo

    Mar 2018 – Present

    Sr Director - Manufacturing Subject Matter Expert IoT (Internet of Things and Digital Solutions)

    Hitachi
    Hitachi America logo

    Mar 2018 – Present

    Sr. Director of IIoT Business Development-Digital Transformation

    Hitachi America
    Rain Bird Corporation logo

    Oct 2013 – Feb 2018

    VP & GM of Commercial/LND Strategic Business Unit

    Rain Bird Corporation
    P

    Sep 2011 – Jun 2013

    VP Sales, Engineering/Operations

    PPB Engineering
    P

    Sep 2011 – Jun 2013

    CIO, VP Sales, Engineering/Operations, New Business Development

    PPB Engineering
    P

    Sep 2011 – Jun 2013

    CIO, VP Sales, Engineering/Operations, New

    PPB Engineering
    P

    Aug 2011 – May 2012

    Project Management

    Preform Equipment (Consulting)
    P

    Aug 2011 – May 2012

    Operations/Engineering; Procurement, Manufacturing, Project Management

    Preform Equipment (Consulting)
    P

    Aug 2011 – May 2012

    Operations/Engineering; Procurement, Manufacturing, Project Management

    Preform Equipment (Consulting)
    B

    Oct 2007 – Feb 2012

    VP of Living Division

    Bush Industries
    "

    Jan 2011 – Dec 2011

    Commercial sales

    "Housewares Design Awards Finalists" Patent Pending
    B

    2011 – 2011

    Officer

    Bush Industries
    C

    Jan 2010 – Dec 2010

    Country of Origin and Harmonized System

    Jan 2009 – Dec 2009

    VP Global sourcing/Quality, Product leadership

    B

    2009 – 2009

    VP Global sourcing/Quality, Product leadership, Engineering and Commercialization

    Bush Industries

    Jan 2008 – Dec 2008

    VP Product Line Leadership, Engineering and Commercialization

    B

    2008 – 2008

    VP Product Line Leadership, Engineering and Commercialization

    Bush Industries
    C

    Jan 2007 – Dec 2007

    VP Product Development and Engineering

    Commercial Office furniture
    Rockwell Automation/Allen Bradley logo

    Feb 2006 – Sep 2007

    Director/Manager Industrialization/Commercialization Engineering

    Rockwell Automation/Allen Bradley
    Allen Bradley logo

    Feb 2006 – Sep 2007

    Director/Manager

    Allen Bradley
    Allen Bradley logo

    Feb 2007 – Jun 2007

    Plant Manager-Manchester NH SSCB

    Allen Bradley

    2007 – 2007

    VP Product Development and Engineering

    M

    May 2003 – Oct 2005

    COO, CTO and V.P. Operations

    Mackenzie-Childs
    M

    May 2003 – Oct 2005

    COO, CIO and V.P. Operations

    Mackenzie-Childs
    A

    Jan 2002 – May 2003

    Vice President Engineering/Operations(S&OP)

    Alparetta, GA
    C

    Jan 2002 – May 2003

    Vice President Engineering/Operations(S&OP)

    Cirrex Corp
    W

    Jan 2002 – Jan 2003

    Wholesale and Direct (Catalogue and Web)
    S

    Jul 2001 – Oct 2001

    Vice President of Manufacturing

    Semrock Inc
    S

    Jul 2001 – Oct 2001

    Vice President of Manufacturing and CIO

    Semrock Inc
    AFL logo

    Jul 2000 – Jul 2001

    Plant Manager Hillside II Photonics

    AFL
    A

    Jul 2000 – Jul 2001

    Plant Manager Hillside II Photonics

    Alcoa Fujikura Limited
    J

    Jan 2000 – Dec 2000

    Pilot manufacturing

    Joint Ventures
    Corning Inc logo

    Aug 1985 – Jul 2000

    Director/Manager of Micro/Macro Optic passive Components Develop

    Corning Inc
    Corning Inc logo

    Aug 1985 – Jul 2000

    Director/Manager of Micro/Macro Optic

    Corning Inc
    Corning Inc logo

    Aug 1985 – Jul 2000

    Director/Manager of Micro/Macro Optic passive

    Corning Inc
    Corning Inc logo

    1999 – 2000

    Pilot

    Corning Inc

    Jan 1994 – Dec 1997

    Manager of Optical Components Product Process and Development En

    Corning Inc logo

    1994 – 1997

    Manager of Optical Components Product Process and Development Engineering

    Corning Inc
    Corning Inc logo

    1994 – 1997

    Manager Multiclad Coupler Development

    Corning Inc
    S

    Jan 1992 – Jan 1994

    Customer service representative for main optical fiber customers

    Senior Sales &Application Engineering Telecommunications Products Division
    Corning Inc logo

    1992 – 1994

    Customer service representative for main optical fiber customers

    Corning Inc
    N

    Jan 1991 – Jan 1992

    Process Engineer Supervisor Fiber Optic Processes

    NC TPD
    Corning Inc logo

    1991 – 1992

    Process Engineer Supervisor Fiber Optic Processes

    Corning Inc
    N

    Jan 1989 – Jan 1991

    Senior Project Development Engineer

    NC TPD
    Corning Inc logo

    1989 – 1991

    Senior Project Development Engineer

    Corning Inc
    N

    Jan 1987 – Jan 1989

    Senior Development Engineer

    NC TPD
    Corning Inc logo

    1987 – 1989

    Senior Development Engineer

    Corning Inc
    N

    Jan 1985 – Jan 1987

    Product Process and Development Engineer

    NC TPD
    Alfred University logo

    Sep 1984 – Aug 1985

    Teaching Assistant

    Alfred University
    Sandia National Laboratories logo

    Jan 1983 – Aug 1983

    Research Assistant

    Sandia National Laboratories
    Where I've Studied

    MS, Glass Science /Ceramic Engineering

    Alfred University

    BS, Ceramic Engineering

    University of Nuremberg

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