IBM and SAP join MESA board

Manufacturing Enterprise Solutions Association (MESA) International has announced that leaders from IBM and SAP Global Marketing are the newest additions to the association’s 2004-2005 board of directors.

By Control Engineering Staff February 10, 2005

Manufacturing Enterprise Solutions Association (MESA) International has announced that leaders from IBM and SAP Global Marketing are the newest additions to the association’s 2004-2005 board of directors. IBM is represented by executive project manager Jonathon Siudut and SAP Global Marketing is represented by Sudipta Bhattacharya, vice president of manufacturing applications.

In addition, members of the 2004 MESA board of directors have renewed their commitment for a second consecutive year. MESA’s 2005 officers include Kevin Roach, president of Rockwell Software as chairman; Karsten Newbury, general manager, process automation and manufacturing execution business of Siemens as vice chairman; and Vivek Bapat, director of marketing of Rockwell Automation as treasurer.

For more information on MESA International, the board of directors, and upcoming programs and activities, visit the MESA Web site .

—David Greenfield, editorial director, Control Engineering, dgreenfield@reedbusiness.com