Executives

 

  • Dr. Richard Soley

    Dr. Richard Soley, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

    As Chairman and CEO, Dr. Soley is ultimately responsible for all of the business of the OMG, including Board activities and oversight of the OMG's neutral and open Technical Process. Richard serves as a valuable resource for a broad range of topics ranging from predictions and trends in the industry to the details of CORBA and UML (based on his original leadership as the OMG's original Technical Director for the first eight years). You can read Richard's bio here.

    Contact information: Richard is best contacted by sending him email at soley@omg.org or by sending him a fax at the OMG's main office at +1-781-444-0320.


  • Bill Hoffman

    Bill Hoffman, President and Chief Operating Officer

    As President and Chief Operating Officer of the OMG, Bill is responsible for Marketing, Business Development and the company’s General and Administrative operations. This includes strategic relationships and member recruitment as well as finance, personnel and international activities. Bill has been with OMG since 1989 and has worked in the computer industry in the areas of advanced hardware and software for over forty years. A frequent industry speaker, he is very up-to-date on the latest trends in Distributed Computing and very familiar with industry studies and market research related to the OMG’s work. You can read Bill's bio here.

    Contact information: Bill is reachable by phone at OMG's main office number at +1-781-444-0404, by email at hoffman@omg.org and by fax at +1-781-444-0320.


  • Steven A. MacLaird

    Steven A. MacLaird, Senior Vice President

    As Senior Vice President, Steve’s primary focus is to support the OMG government activities. Secondary focus is business development for the other OMG communities including the Industrial Internet Consortium® (IIC™) and the Consortium for Information & Software Quality™ (CISQ™), Digital Twin Consortium® (DTC®), and the Data Distribution Service (DDS®) Foundation®, along with other duties. Steve retired from the United States Air Force after 27.5 years. Upon retirement, he consulted with a number of Fortune 200 companies as well as large, medium and small companies, DoD Services, a number of 3 letter agencies and the Department of Energy. He was Vice Chairman of the Board for PrismTech Solutions Americas; and a military advisor to the United Arab Emirates. His career spanned contracting, financial and program management for air, land, sea and space based platforms along many areas of the Battle Management Command, Control, Communications Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (BM-C4ISR) kill chain.

    Contact information: Steve can be contacted via his cell +1 703-231-6335 or by email at maclaird@omg.org or maclaird@iiconsortium.org.


  • Nancy Zukowski

    Nancy Zukowski, Vice President of Marketing

    As Vice President of Marketing, Nancy is responsible for revenue growth and member retention. She develops and executes marketing and communication strategies across multiple channels. Nancy oversees a team of enthusiastic professionals and directs our worldwide internal and external marketing efforts. With extensive experience in numerous segments, including information technology, healthcare, finance, and education, Nancy has spent most of her career in marketing and product management roles.

    Contact information: Nancy can be contacted at the OMG's main office number at +1-781-444-0404 Ext. 109 or by email at zukowski@omg.org.


  • Mark Sage

    Mark Sage, Executive Director of the Augmented Reality for Enterprise Alliance (AREA)

    Mark is the Executive Director of the Augmented Reality for Enterprise Alliance (AREA). The AREA is a membership funded alliance, helping to accelerate the adoption of Augmented Reality (AR) through a comprehensive ecosystem.

    With a focus on creating value and ROI for its members, his goal is to develop a robust and active ecosystem for AR. His background includes a strong interest in mobile, AR, VR, and IoT and he is excited to work with enterprises, providers and research organizations to the benefit and growth of AR within the enterprise.

    Contact information: Mark can be contacted via email at mark@thearea.org.


Marketing Department

 

  • Mike Narducci

    Mike Narducci, Director, Meetings and Events

    Mike is the Director of Meetings & Events at OMG and oversees implementation and coordination of various OMG marketing programs such as technical meetings, member events, and workshops, providing support and promotion, including website content and related electronic advertising and webcasts. In addition, Mike supports the OMG sales and marketing teams with member acquisition and retention.

    Contact information: Mike can be contacted at the OMG's main office number at +1-781-444-0404 Ext. 104 or by email at mike@omg.org.


  • Carol David

    Carol David, Corporate Event Manager

    Carol is the Corporate Event Manager at OMG and will lean on her years of industry experience to coordinate, support and manage a variety of OMG/IIC/CISQ programs, meetings, conferences and events. Carol will also serve as the point person for external tradeshow involvement, working with third party event organizers to develop promotional trade agreements for all organizations.

    Contact information: Carol can be reached at +1-781-444-0404 Ext. 139 or by email at carol@omg.org.


  • Meg Duncan

    Meg Duncan, Marketing Director

    As Marketing Director for Digital Twin Consortium, Meg is responsible setting and executing the marketing strategy for Digital Twin Consortium.

    Contact information: Meg can be reached at at meg@omg.org.


  • Kayla Long

    Kayla Long, Marketing Manager

    Kayla supports the Digital Twin Consortium Marketing Team efforts in social media, email marketing, newsletters, webinars, events, and other marketing projects.

    Contact information: Kayla may be reached by email at long@omg.org


  • David Lee

    David Lee, Technical Staff

    Dave Lee maintains relationships with Digital Twin Consortium's liaison partners and Regional Branch Organizers, providing technical, operational and administration support. He oversees and maintains the Digital Twin Consortium's Document Management System and works with the DTC's liaison partners and Regional Branch Organizers to further the development of DTC's collaborative deliverables.

    Contact information: Dave may be reached by email at djlee@omg.org


  • Katie Hart

    Katie Hart, Marketing Program Manager

    As Marketing Program Manager, Katie works closely with the marketing team to strategize and execute program-based initiatives for BPM+ Health and CISQ. She leans on her experiences from the SaaS, technology, and manufacturing industries to bring dynamic perspectives.

    Contact information: Katie can be contacted at the OMG's main office number at +1-781-444-0404 Ext. 149 or by email at hart@omg.org.


  • Svetlana Orlova

    Lana Orlova, Sr. Webmaster

    Lana is responsible for the design and management of the OMG's World Wide Web sites which includes Digital Twin Consortium, CISQ, DDS Foundation, BPM+ Health, UNICODE Conference, Industrial Internet Consortium, UML, CORBA and OMGSysML web sites. She also assists OMG's marketing department team with designing of logos, flyers, banners, and other marketing materials for web as well as for print. Svetlana received her diplomas in Graphic and Web Design from Clark's University, Cambridge MA, where she also finished Webmaster Program. She is the editorial and technical liaison for the OMG services available to members and non-members alike.

    Comments and suggestions on the OMG's web pages can be sent to lana@omg.org or webmaster@omg.org.

    Contact information: Lana may be reached by email at lana@omg.org or by phone at +1-781-444-0404.


Technical Department

 

  • Dr. Jason McC. Smith, Vice President, Technical Director

    Dr. Jason McC. Smith, Vice President, Technical Director

    Dr. Smith (Jason) comes to the OMG from a software engineering and modeling research background coupled with three decades of industry experience. He is the overseer and guide of the OMG processes for technology adoption, ensuring that they reflect the needs of the OMG community, as well as the chair of the Architecture Board, the peer-elected body of distinguished technical contributors which oversees the technical consistency of OMG's specifications. Jason opts for an open inbox policy, and is happy to answer any questions regarding the processes of the OMG, or technical specifications that it produces.

    Contact information: Jason may be contacted by email at jason@omg.org or by phone at the OMG’s main number: +1-781-444-0404 #138.


  • Juergen Boldt

    Juergen Boldt, Vice President, Member Services

    Juergen is responsible for tracking all standards processes throughout the OMG's specification adoption process including all spec. revision cycles and associated adoption votes. He is also managing all OMG document archives. He is the Point of Contact for most process related issues. In addition to providing general member support and services, he also manages OMG's IT department, which services OMG staff and members alike.

    Contact information: Juergen can be reached by sending email to juergen@omg.org, or by calling the OMG's main office number at +1-781-444-0404.


  • Michelle Seaver

    Michelle Seaver, Technical Editor

    Michelle handles the technical editing of OMG publications, archival and management of publications on-line and development of CD versions of specifications.

    Contact information: Michelle may be contacted by phone at the OMG's main number at +1-781-444-0404. She can also be reached via email at michelle@omg.org


  • Joe Harth

    Joe Harth, System Administrator

    Joe is responsible for maintaining the UNIX system, OMG databases, and OMG mailing lists.

    Contact information: Joe may be contacted by phone at the OMG's main number at +1-781-444-0404, or by email at joe@omg.org. Send your mailing list requests to request@omg.org.


Administrative/Finance Department

 

  • Lucy DeLisle

    Lucy DeLisle, VP of Finance/HR

    Lucy is responsible for the OMG’s financial reporting and manages the daily accounting functions. She is also responsible for Human Resources and manages employee relations and benefits for the company.

    Contact information: Lucy prefers to be contacted by email at lucy@omg.org but can also be contacted by telephone at +1-781-444-0404. For billing inquires or questions about payments for vendors please contact accounting@omg.org.


  • Denise Wahl

    Denise Wahl, Manager, Administrative Support and Services

    Denise works directly with the senior executives of OMG. She also assists in the registration process.

    Contact information: Denise can be contacted by phone at +1-781-444-0404, by fax at +1-781-444-0320 or email denise@omg.org.


  • Carl Ehramjian

    Carl Ehramjian, Accounts Receivable Assistant

    Carl is assisting with daily accounting functions, membership renewals and collections.

    Contact information: Carl can be reached by telephone at +1-781-444-0404 ext. 144, or carl@omg.org.


Business Development

 

  • Steve Gillis

    Steve Gillis, Sr. Account Executive

    Steve is the Senior Account Executive in Business Development and is responsible for developing memberships and sponsorships for OMG and the Industrial Internet Consortium.

    Contact information: Steve can be contacted at the OMG's main office number at +1-781-444-0404 Ext. 119 or by email at steve@omg.org.


  • Paul Barry

    Paul Barry, Account Executive

    As a Business Development Account Executive, Paul develops and manages all aspects of the sales cycle for annual membership and sponsorship sales for OMG and our managed programs including the Industrial Internet Consortium (IIC) and The Consortium for Information & Software Quality (CISQ).

    Contact information: Paul can be contacted at the OMG's main office number at +1-781-444-0404 Ext. 150 or via email at paul@omg.org.


  • Christopher Corso

    Christopher Corso, Account Executive

    Chris is an Account Executive at OMG and responsible for memberships and sponsorships across all managed programs including the Digital Twin Consortium, Industrial Internet Consortium (IIC), the Consortium for Information & Software Quality (CISQ), and BPM+ Health.

    Contact information: Chris can be contacted at the OMG's main office number at +1-781-444-0404 Ext. 108 or via email at corso@omg.org.


  • Diane Ehramjian

    Diane Ehramjian, Director, Member Engagement

    As Director of Member Engagement, Diane is a resource and point of contact for all consortium members to find help with getting started, introductions, and engagement in consortium activity.

    Contact information: Diane can be contacted at the OMG's main office number at +1-781-444-0404 Ext. 115 or by email at diane@omg.org.


Special Programs

 

  • Stephen Mellor

    Stephen Mellor, Vice President of Object Management Group & Chief Technical Officer for the IIC

    Stephen Mellor is Executive Vice President of Object Management Group and Chief Technical Officer for the Industrial Internet Consortium, where he aligns groups for business, technology, security and industry for the Industrial Internet.

    He is a well-known technology consultant on methods for the construction of real-time and embedded systems, a signatory to the Agile Manifesto, and one-time adjunct professor at the Australian National University in Canberra, ACT, Australia. Stephen is the author of Structured Development for Real-Time Systems, Object Lifecycles, Executable UML, MDA Distilled and Models to Code. He was Chief Scientist of the Embedded Software Division at Mentor Graphics, and founder and past president of Project Technology, Inc., before its acquisition. He participated in multiple UML and modeling-related activities at the Object Management Group (OMG), and was a member of the OMG Architecture Board, which is the final technical gateway for all OMG standards. Stephen was the Chairman of the Advisory Board to IEEE Software for ten years and a two-time Guest Editor of the magazine, most recently for an issue on Model-Driven Development.

    Contact information: Stephen can be contacted at the OMG's main office number at +1-781-444-0404 or by email at mellor@iiconsortium.org.


  • Dan Isaacs

    Dan Isaacs, Vice President and Technical Director for the Digital Twin Consortium

    Dan Isaacs is Vice President and Technical Director of Digital Twin Consortium, where he is responsible for setting the technical direction, liaison partnerships and support for new memberships.

    Previously, Dan was Director of Strategic Marketing and Business Development at Xilinx where he was responsible for emerging technologies including machine learning, defining, and executing the ecosystem strategy for the Industrial IoT and Automotive Business. Dan also represented Xilinx for the Industrial Internet Consortium (IIC). He has more than 25 years of experience working in automotive, mil/aero and consumer-based companies including Ford, NEC, LSI Logic and Hughes Aircraft.

    Dan has been a keynote speaker and panellist for IIC World Forums, Industrial IOT Global conferences, Embedded World, Embedded Systems, and FPGA Conferences. Dan serves on international advisory boards. He holds degrees in Computer Engineering: EE from Cal State University, B.S. Geophysics from ASU.

    Contact information: Dan can be contacted at the OMG's main office number at +1-781-444-0404 or by email at isaacs@digitaltwinconsortium.org.


  • Michael Linehan

    Michael Linehan, Director of Program Operations

    Michael Linehan is responsible for maintaining relationships with IIC, DTC and OMG Members, offering Technical, Operational and Administration Support. He oversees and maintains the IIC's Document Management System and also collaborates with other IIC members to organize IIC events.

    Michael hails from Cork, Ireland where he received a Bachelor of Business in Information Systems. Having completed his degree Michael went on to be The President of his Student Body at Cork Institute of Technology and has previous experience working in the areas of The Industrial Internet, Cybersecurity and Software as a Service (SaaS).

    Contact information: Michael can be contacted at the OMG's main office number at +1-781-444-0404 or by email linehan@iiconsortium.org.


  • Skyler Lew

    Skyler Lew, Business Intelligence Analyst

    Skyler maintains relationships with Industrial Internet Consortium Members, providing Technical, Operational and Administration Support. He oversees and maintains the Industrial Internet Consortium's Document Management System and also works with the Industrial Internet Consortium members to organize Industrial Internet Consortium events.


  • Harriet Costa

    Harriet Costa, SR. Project Manager

    Harriet Costa is responsible for maintaining relationships with IIC Members, offering Technical, Operational and Administration Support. She oversees and maintains the IIC's Document Management System and also collaborates with other IIC members to organize IIC events.

    Contact information: Harriet can be contacted at the OMG's main office number at +1-781-444-0404 or by email costa@iiconsortium.org.


  • Terrance Milligan

    Terrance Milligan, Marketing and Analytics Manager

    As Marketing and Analytics Manager, Terrance develops and markets communication strategies across multiple channels for the Object Management Group and provides analytical support to the Industrial Internet Consortium. He holds a MBA and a BS in Computer Science with prior project manager experience.

    Contact information: Terrance can be contacted at the OMG's main office number at +1-781-444-0404 Ext. 155 or by email milligan@omg.org.


  • Cheryl Rocheleau

    Cheryl Rocheleau, Director, IIC Marketing

    As Director of IIC Marketing department, Cheryl is responsible for the development, program scheduling and execution of marketing activities for the vertically focused Task Groups and is a key contributor to the marketing of the Industrial Internet Consortium. Cheryl brings broad marketing experience acquired from past roles in product marketing, customer advocacy, and marketing programs management. Prior to joining the Industrial Internet Consortium, Cheryl was a Customer Reference Manager for EMC’s Software Defined Storage Products, a Marketing Consultant to several small businesses in manufacturing and financial services, and a Marketing Manager for the Object Management Group.

    Cheryl holds a bachelor’s degree in English with a concentration in Communications/Writing from Fairfield University. She is married with 2 teenagers. In her spare time, she enjoys cooking, and spending time outdoors doing just about anything, especially watching D1 college softball.

    Contact information: Cheryl can be contacted at the OMG's main office number at +1-781-444-0404 or by email: rocheleau@iiconsortium.org.


  • Karen Quatromoni

    Karen Quatromoni, Director of Public Relations

    In her role, Karen is responsible for media and analyst relations for all Object Management Group (OMG) Consortia. She strategizes and executes thought leadership campaigns that result in increased awareness and visibility of Consortia messages through media and analysts, executive speaking engagements at target events, and content in the Consortia's online publications. Karen holds a bachelor's degree in music composition from Berklee College of Music and a master's of education from U. Mass Boston. She is also an accomplished jazz guitarist.

    Contact information: Karen can be contacted at the OMG's main office number at +1-781-444-0404 Ext. 146 or by email: karen@omg.org.


  • Bonnie Gordan

    Bonnie Gordon, Conference Director

    IIC in partnership with Fira Barcelona produces IoT Solutions World Congress (IoTSWC) taking place annually in October in Barcelona Spain. As the Conference Director, Bonnie manages and works directly with the IoTSWC Program Committee to develop the most compelling attendee-driven conference agenda focused on customer use cases and business outcomes.

    Contact information: Bonnie can be contacted at the OMG's main office number at +1-781-444-0404 or by email: gordon@iiconsortium.org.


  • Brian Jones

    Brian Jones, Sr. Marketing Specialist

    As Marketing Specialist, Brian works with both the marketing and member services departments of the IIC to help coordinate best practices for brand visibility and member growth. He assists in the promotion of the IIC's many deliverables through a variety of digital marketing campaigns.

    Contact information: Brian can be contacted at the OMG's main office number at +1-781-444-0404 or by email: jones@iiconsortium.org.


  • Ben Zahavi

    Ben Zahavi, Project Manager

    Ben maintains relationships with Industrial Internet Consortium Members, providing Technical, Operational and Administration Support. He oversees and maintains the Industrial Internet Consortium's Document Management System and also works with the Industrial Internet Consortium members to organize Industrial Internet Consortium events.

    Contact information: Ben can be contacted at the OMG's main office number at +1-781-444-0404 or by email: zahavi@iiconsortium.org.


  • Ingrid Reis-Glass

    Ingrid Reis-Glass, Project Manager

    Ingrid Reis-Glass maintains relationships with Industrial Internet Consortium members, providing technical, operational and administration Support. She oversees and maintains the Industrial Internet Consortium's Document Management System and also works with the Industrial Internet Consortium members to further the development of IIC deliverables.

    Contact information: Ingrid can be contacted at the OMG's main office number at +1-781-444-0404 or by email: reis-glass@iiconsortium.org.


  • Lisa K. Nelson-Beard

    Lisa K. Nelson-Beard, Project Manager

    Lisa Nelson-Beard maintains relationships with Industrial Internet Consortium members, providing technical, operational and administration support. She oversees and maintains the Industrial Internet Consortium's Document Management System and also works with the Industrial Internet Consortium members to further the development of IIC deliverables.

    Contact information: Lisa can be contacted at the OMG's main office number at +1-781-444-0404 or by email: nelson-beard@omg.org.


  • Jim Cassidy

    Jim Cassidy, AREA Editor and Content Manager

    Jim supports the AREA by developing content strategy, authoring original and thought leadership content, editing content from members and third parties, and producing newsletters. A freelance marketing communications writer, Jim has operated his own company, Cassidy & Co., since 1990. Some of his notable writing credits include: annual reports for Biogen and PTC; executive speechwriting for EMC and Sun Life Financial; video scripting for Staples and MIT; website content for NTT DATA and Waters Corp.; and the voice-over script for C3PO in the international exhibit, Star Wars: Where Science Meets Imagination.

    Contact information: Jim can be contacted via email at areaeditor@thearea.org.


  • Rachel Sutcliffe

    Rachel Sutcliffe, Social Media Specialist

    Rachel Sutcliffe is the Founder of Social Media Consultancy Zebra Consulting Group, Scarborough, UK. Rachel provides part time support to the AREA promoting news, research, events and connecting Augmented Reality thought leaders globally via Twitter and LinkedIn.

    Having completed an MSc in Elearning & Multimedia in 2015, Rachel developed a strong interest in Social Media, made it the topic of her dissertation and subsequently set up a business to assist enterprises using social media. As a qualified IT teacher with 10 years in the education sector, Rachel now delivers training to the business community.

    Her strong interest in high growth technology and its potential for business improvement is what attracted Rachel to the AREA. Drop by and say hello on Twitter and LinkedIn!

    Contact information: Rachel can be contacted via email at rachel@thearea.org.


  • Angela Darrow

    Angela Darrow, Director of Product Marketing

    As Director of Product Marketing, Angela is responsible for revenue growth and member retention for the Responsible Computing Initiative and the AREA.. She develops and executes marketing and communication strategies and tactics across multiple channels. Angela has extensive experience in B2B, B2C and Associations serving IT/IS professionals internationally across multiple industries including finance, healthcare and legal. Her extensive experience in integrated marketing communications, market research and product management is driven by a passion for emerging technologies and collaborating with leaders in IT/IS.

    Contact information: Angela can be contacted via email at angela@omg.org or by phone at +1-781-444-0404, Ext.153.


International Representatives