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This Week in IDEA | July 11, 2013
Paul Franchini Joins the IDEA Team
Paul Franchini, formerly of Trade Power, Inc. and Activant, Inc. (currently owned by Epicor through acquisitions), has joined the IDEA team as a Data Quality Analyst. Paul will collaborate closely with manufacturers and distributors on processes that impact the quality of product data available in the Industry Data Warehouse (IDW).
Paul has 15 years of electrical industry experience with a robust background in purchasing, distribution, and software implementation from his role at Trade Power and Activant. He provided implementation consultations on the Array distribution software and on-site support for distributors. He has worked with staff from many points of the distribution business, including the counter, warehouse, back-office, management and ownership. As a senior purchasing agent, Paul also worked with manufacturers to fulfill internal and external customer needs.
He graduated with a B.S. in International Business and Minor in Human Resource Management from Bowling Green State University (OH).
Paul can be reached at or at .