Why are you an ICP member: I have experience from complex inRiver PIM solutions that push the limits of inRiver in a B2B setting. I was chosen to be included in the ICP because I have been working successfully with inRiver in improving the inRiver architecture.
What inRiver PIM skills are you most proud of: Being able to translate business needs into an intuitive and simple inRiver solution model that solves the needs of the customer.
Why are you an ICP member: As expert software engineer at CTAC, I am a key person to map customer and partner requirements to the most suitable way of software implementation, primarily using Microsoft technologies, and for the past 2,5 years — inRiver PIM solutions. I am experienced as a software architect and system integrator. I am a proven valuable member of the ICP team and I support inRiver and their customers with software solutions and ideas that raises product information management to a higher level.
What inRiver PIM skills are you most proud of: I’m proud of developing software that can seamlessly run on multiple versions of inRiver PIM as either connectors, extensions, or external applications. I am also proud of implementing industry standards like ETIM and GS1 that can be imported into or published towards other systems from the inRiver PIM model.
Why are you an ICP member? I really enjoy participating in the community, sharing my knowledge to the users and contributing to making inRiver better and better. It is all about customer success in the end and we all share that same goal.
What inRiver skills are you most proud of? My most valuable merit is still having once been in the customers’ shoes, working in marketing and running a PIM project from business case to go-live. I have a unique business perspective as well as an everyday user perspective that I always try to employ in our projects together.
Why are you an ICP member: I’m proud of what I know and do. Engaging the inRiver community is a great way to give back and learn something new in the process. I think my community engagement and investment in the platform, combined with my passion for problem solving, solution architecture, and broad PIM experience helped earn me this recognition by inRiver.
What inRiver PIM skills are you most proud of: Keeping things simple and according to best practices when possible, while pushing the limits and thinking outside the box when needed. Having a holistic view is key for a successful PIM project and you can only achieve that by having a good partnership with your customers, which I value highly and always strive to build.
Why are you an ICP member: As Chief Technology Officer at our company I would like to support our technology partner with ‘real feedback’ from customer, architectural, and development perspectives. Sitting ‘close to the fire’ not only means having the latest news but also being a good listener to all parties involved.
What inRiver PIM skills are you most proud of: I like the whole picture, but am really excited to be active in the largest inRiver implementations and having the largest inRiver experts around in my own team. At least for the Benelux area.
Why are you an ICP member: I have been working with inRiver PIM for several years and I have been involved in both small and large scaled projects. During these years I have collected a lot of useful experience and knowledge that I today apply in my projects, giving my customers a lot of value for their investments.
I really like the community approach that inRiver has taken. It gives me, and you, an opportunity to assist inRiver improving their product, helping our customers and of course helping each other. In the end everyone is a winner.
What inRiver PIM skills are you most proud of: Keeping it simple. I always strive for using standard inRiver functionality before looking into customizations to solve customer needs, but when needed I really enjoy extending the inRiver functionality with useful extensions.
My strength is that I’m involved in the whole implementation process, from collecting business requirements, analyzing and implementing the PIM model to handling the technical parts such as building extensions and integrations.
Why are you an ICP member: I began my career as the first US based Business Consultant for inRiver. I spent years supporting and educating the partner community to design best practice data models for several inRiver projects.
In my current role I’ve led numerous inRiver projects including a large-scale implementation at JCI that won inRiver Partner of the Year.
I keep inRiver abreast of changing market needs so they can incorporate new ideas into future product features.
What inRiver PIM skills are you most proud of: Creating PIM based accelerators and editing features to easily manage large and diverse data sets. Enhancing an already robust API to efficiently integrate with outbound systems.
Why you are an ICP member: Designing and building smart solutions around inRiver since 2009, ready to help spread my knowledge to the rest of this team and inRiver themselves.
What inRiver PIM skills are you most proud of: Designing and building mock libraries for unit-testing entire solutions before deploying, also building an Azure Pipelines extension that automatically tests and deploys extensions to inRiver PIM.
Why are you an ICP member: I have been recognized as an ICP member because of my knowledge of the inRiver system.
My ability to create simple, practical data models to solve complex requirements
Our track record of happy customers who are realizing value from their InRiver investment
What inRiver PIM skills are you most proud of: I’m most proud of our ability to provide our customers with value from their PIM investment early in the process. We are able to quickly learn the challenges of our customers unique businesses and also educate them about the solutions that inRiver provides. This helps build consensus around proposed solutions for quick and frictionless implementations.
Why are you an ICP member: I believe that a strong community around inRiver will benefit the long term development of the inRiver platform. Being a part of the ICP gives me the best opportunity to improve the product for customers and partners.
What inRiver PIM skills are you most proud of:
I have a good understanding on what solution to apply to different customer request
I know various areas of the product from how to set up an organizational workflow in inRiver to how to integrate with other systems in the best way
Why are you an ICP member: I have been implementing inRiver PIM solutions for several years and it has been my main focus these latest years. I believe I was chosen to be included in the ICP because I have been working successfully with several large customers together with inRiver and provided input to inRiver on how to improve their product.
What inRiver PIM skills are you most proud of: Being able to understand customer needs and translate those needs into an inRiver solution.
Why are you an ICP member: I believe I can contribute in a positive way, helping both the community and the product to improve and be even better going forward.
What inRiver PIM skills are you most proud of: I am good at finding all the benefits for inRiver PIM within an organization to ensure maximum usage. Sometimes they can be hard to find unless you know where to look.
I am an ICP member because it gives me the opportunity to contribute to the community, as well as providing input for inRiver so they are able to continually improve the product.
What inRiver PIM skills are you most proud of?
Ability to get the most out of the features provided in inRiver as well as utilizing the platform in the most efficient way for the end-users. Open this page in new tab
Location: Johnson City, TN, United States
Why are you an ICP member:
I am very passionate about inRiver and the flexibility the platform brings to its customers and partners and love to contribute any way I can.
I enjoy interacting with the inRiver product team, the sales engineering team, and other technical contributors to determine ways to make the system even stronger.
I work with the sales teams at Ntara and inRiver on exploring many deals, demonstrating the software, and answering very technical questions about inRiver and our capabilities for new potential customers.
What inRiver PIM skills are you most proud of:
I strive to find patterns and processes to speed up the work so we can be more effective with our configuration process, thereby having more time to find solid solutions that are right sized for the customers’ specific needs.
I have helped to build many templates, documents, and procedures for streamlining the work that we do for PIM. I have also shared portions of this information with the inRiver community to assist with the development of some inRiver best practice standards.
I’ve established several standards for evaluating client data and scoring it to provide recommendations on what cleanup may be required to enhance PIM experience and improve data accuracy.
I work closely with the development team at Ntara to suggest new tools that we can build to help us become more efficient and to reduce errors in our work and to make data loading error reporting more solid and meaningful.
Our company handles some very large complex accounts that have many complicated needs with many integrations. I enjoy finding unique ways to solve their business needs while leveraging the power of inRiver.
Why are you an ICP member: I’m a PIM enthusiast, who enjoys keeping up with the continuously developing technology and online trends. I believe in a future where customer experience is paramount, and experience-driven commerce – led through high quality data – is the road to ultimate success. My experience has provided me the firsthand knowledge and true understanding of today’s modern companies’ challenges and needs on the vastly diverse digital transformation that many organizations are facing today.
What inRiver PIM skills are you most proud of: I believe my strength lies in the ability to use and implement inRiver in the best way in each situation and for each customer. In order to succeed with product information implementations, you need to be able to combine PIM features in the best possible way to suit the end user needs.
Why are you an ICP member: I have experience from complex inRiver PIM solutions in both B2B and B2C settings. I excel in translating business requirements into solution elements that provides simplicity, flexibility and support the customers’ ability to grow within a product marketing context.
What inRiver skills are you most proud of: My ability to deliver fast value from the PIM platform and expand the solution from there.
Why are you an ICP member: Many of our customers are inRiver users and as an ICP member I can bring insights to them that non-ICP members would not necessarily have access to. In addition I can help prioritise issues that are important to them and use my experience to help build an even better product. Being an ICP member keeps me on my toes with a focus on continual improvement in my own organisation. Increasing value to our PIM customers is my foremost objective.
What inRiver PIM skills are you most proud of? I believe that my deep understanding of the workings of inRiver combined with a business development perspective has contributed to significant product improvement when I have been involved in solution seeking.
Why are you an ICP member: The experience from countless inRiver projects and the continuous collaboration with inRiver have led to a profound understanding of not only the technical platform but also of how to most efficiently handle the business pain points a solution is there to facilitate.
What inRiver PIM skills are you most proud of: Both of being able to see the broader picture in which PIM plays a part for a business and of knowing how to drill down into each detail in order to create the best solution possible for any given client.
Why are you an ICP member: I have worked with product information since the late 1990s with close perspectives from the entire chain as a supplier, reseller, product owner and system supplier and love working with inRiver and pushing colleagues to succeed with the platform. Being part of ICP gives me new perspectives on even better implementations as well as transferring my ideas and efforts to others with similar thoughts and improving the product for customers and partners, and simultaneously also improving myself.
What inRiver PIM skills are you most proud of: I am very close to finding new ideas and solutions to complex problems, and I often push inRiver to improve its product with new modules, such as Contribute. Working with some of the best brands in Scandinavia and being part of some of the most expansive brands on this planet is also something I am very proud of, and something that would not be possible without the combination of Avensia and inRiver, the two companies which has really made me who I am today and something I am extremely proud of.