enVista Appoints Group of Enterprise Solutions Experts to Executive Team

Katie Evans

Shuss, Robertson and Cox Bring More than 50 Years of Experience to Spearhead enVista`s Enterprise Solutions Business Unit

HOUSTON, July 8, 2008 --
enVista, a leader in enterprise cost management solutions, announced today at the Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference that it has hired three leading enterprise solution experts to manage its newly launched enVista enterprise solutions business unit. Eric Shuss, Mark Robertson and Nigel Cox bring more than 50 years of combined enterprise solutions experience and will leverage the robust capabilities of Microsoft Dynamics AX to deliver tailored, adaptable business solutions to the market.

Says enVista President Jim Barnes, “We are incredibly excited to offer our clients a team of enterprise experts of this caliber and talent. Eric, Mark and Nigel are respected leaders in their field. Their extraordinary experience and successful track record of developing, integrating and deploying enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions will provide long-term value for our clients and partners.”

enVista Enterprise Solutions President Eric Shuss, says, “More often than not, supply chain remains a black hole within enterprise resource planning. enVista is fulfilling a critical market need by holistically addressing enterprise requirements and uniquely architecting solutions to manage companies` specific supply chain complexities and goals. enVista`s deep ‘source to consumption` supply chain experience, coupled with the rich functionality of Microsoft Dynamics AX, will provide superior value to our clients.”

Shuss joins enVista`s executive team and will manage day-to-day operations within the enterprise solutions group. He brings over 20 years of experience building innovative, high-growth companies. Prior to joining enVista, Shuss held various executive, operational and business development positions at Iteration2/Hitachi Consulting, Occam Networks, Solutionbank, and Strategic System Group.

Mark E. Robertson has over 20 years of experience selling and delivering enterprise-level solutions, including software, development and consulting services. Prior to joining enVista, Robertson held executive and business development positions at Hitachi Consulting, RedPrairie, Ciber and IBM. He joins enVista`s leadership team and will lead direct sales, marketing and alliance management for enVista Enterprise Solutions.

For the last 12 years Nigel Cox has represented several software companies as an implementation expert. Prior to managing services for enVista`s Enterprise Solutions Group, Cox was the North America Lean Solution Architect for eBECS, which wrote the Lean module that is now in Microsoft Dynamics AX. He also held various positions at Iteration2/Hitachi Consulting, PeopleSoft/JD Edwards, Oneita Industries, Sonoco Products, Allegheny International and several UK manufacturers.

Cox also joins enVista`s leadership team. He is an established expert in Lean Principles, Quality, Supply Chain Management, and Demand Planning. His training includes the Goldratt Institute, JCIT, LEI, Juran Institute and APICS (CFPIM, CIRM). He also has extensive supply chain teaching experience at community colleges and through APICS.

About enVista

Headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana, enVista is a leading enterprise cost management services provider - and the only Microsoft Dynamics solution reseller - with extensive supply chain experience, providing enterprise cost management from source to consumption. enVista`s supply chain, business process, industry, lean manufacturing and technology expertise, in combination with Microsoft Dynamic`s adaptable business management solutions, enable clients to achieve significant value across their enterprise. For more information about enVista please call 877-684-7700 or visit www.envistacorp.com .

PRESS CONTACT: J.J. Schambow 414-313-9822 or jschambow@envistacorp.com.


Accounting software, business finance, Enterprise resource planning, Microsoft Dynamics, Microsoft Dynamics AX