Doug has over 38 years of oil & gas, dairy, financial services, and chemical industry experience in a variety of roles ranging from R&D, support, marketing, sales, and executive management. Currently engaged as an independent consultant. He has operations and supply-chain optimization experience for many large and small-scale companies in multiple industries as well as extensive experience in applied analytics. He has been instrumental in consulting, delivery, and program manager for world-wide multi-million dollar automation software deployments. And he has experience managing, developing, and installing automation, data-mining, and real-time optimization solutions. Doug has been part of executive management of $30 million company, with experience in operations, product delivery, mergers and acquisitions, and IP litigation. He has operations expertise in oil and gas exploration and development, polyolefins, and dairy production and he also has experience in engineering and consulting design and commissioning.