Kent Schumann, an experienced business process reengineering & technology leader, is Chief Information Officer at Printronix. He is responsible for developing and implementing the strategic vision related to five key business areas: 1) Core Business Process Systems & Applications, 2) Business Reporting, Intelligence, & Analytics, 3) Collaboration & Communication Platforms, 4) Infrastructure, Security, & Support, and 5) PMO (Program/Project Management Office). Prior to joining Printronix, Kent has held IT leadership positions at Santa Monica Seafood & ManagedLab Services as well as having built, operated, and sold his own IT managed services company. In those previous roles he has focused on eradicating massive waste, developing KPI analytics, facilitating business intelligence reporting, process reengineering, and custom ERP system advancements resulting in large recurring annual savings. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from University of California, Santa Barbara and a Master of Business Administration in Technology Management (MBA/TM) degree from University of Phoenix. Kent currently holds multiple industry certifications including CISSP (Certified Information System Security Professional), CISA (Certified Information Systems Auditor), and CLSSBB (Certified Lean Six Sigma Black Belt) as well as previous certifications that included PMP (Project Management Professional) and CPIM (Certified in Production & Inventory Management).