Microsoft Manufacturing & Resources Blog

Perspectives on accelerating innovation, improving operations, and tightening customer connections from Microsoft's Manufacturing & Resources Sector General Manager, Craig Hodges.

February, 2009

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About US Manufacturing & Resources Blog

I am Craig Hodges, the US General Manager of the Manufacturing and Resources Sector.  I have responsibility for Microsoft's sales, solution, and partner strategy for serving enterprise manufacturing customers in the US.  This blog will offer my points of view and commentary on prominent issues and current events within the manufacturing industry, and will sometimes feature guest posts from other members of my Tyler Brysonteam. 

The mission of the Manufacturing and Resources Sector at Microsoft is to communicate the value of information technology in accelerating innovation, developing business insight to improve operations, and tightening connections with customers and suppliers in the following industry sectors:

  • Automotve, Industrial Equipment, and Aerospace
  • Energy & Process Industries (Oil  & Gas, Utilities, Chemicals, Resources)
  • High Tech

I look forward to hearing your candid comments and feedback.

- Craig


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