David McGuffie Added to the DiCentral Board of Directors
Industry B2B Integration Veteran and Ex-CEO of Covisint to Join DiCentral Board of Directors
HOUSTON – September 18, 2017 -DiCentral, a leading innovator in B2B integration and supply chain management solutions, today announced that David McGuffie will be joining the company's Board of Directors. David is an automotive supply chain industry veteran with over 30 years of expertise. David was previously the President and CEO of Covisint an industry leader founded by the Detroit Three automakers to provide secure B2B Integration transport. David led the company during a period of high growth and completed an IPO of the company in 2013.
"We are very excited to have David join our Board," commented Thuy Mai, chief executive officer of DiCentral. "He brings with him a wealth of applied knowledge in the automotive industry and B2B integration, in addition to preparing a company to go public. David is one of the most respected veterans in our industry.”
“DiCentral’s breadth of solutions and experience positions the company very well for the current Supply Chain transformation that we are experiencing. I have tremendous respect for Thuy and the team and look forward to working with them” said David McGuffie.
David’s career includes senior leadership positions in IT at Ford Motor Company, President and CEO of Covisint from 2008 – 2014, a co-founder and CEO of high tech startup FreightVerify, a cloud-based freight logistics technology company and Tier 7 Ventures, a growth stage consulting service focused on operational performance and strategic market positioning. Mr. McGuffie received his degree in Business Administration from Central Michigan University.
Founded in 2000, DiCentral is a leading global provider of B2Bi Managed Services headquartered in Houston, Texas with ten offices worldwide supporting customers in over 27 countries. DiCentral’s services and solutions are singularly focused on B2B integration and used by many of the Fortune 1000, processing over $200 billion in transactions for over 30,000 organizations worldwide. The company’s vertical expertise transcends Automotive, Retail, Distribution, Manufacturing, Pharmaceutical, Health Care, Energy and Financial Services. DiCentral provides turn-key Cloud based B2Bi Managed Services, which allows organizations to connect and exchange critical business documents with their trading community. The core components of the Managed Services offering include ERP Integration, Secure B2B Communications, Data Transformation, Business Rule Analytics, Inventory Management and Trading Partner Community Management. The company develops and markets a complementary suite of supply chain applications. For more information, please visit http://www.dicentral.com/
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Founding member and executive at Dicentral, a global B2B integration company with over 20 years of solving complex supply chain integration problems. I am passionate about helping people in the retail, automotive and healthcare industries achieve revenue growth through a better understanding of the world of connected commerce. Frequently published, sought after speaker and host of “The Connected Show”, a video blog that connects our viewers to the people and news that influence today’s integrated supply chains.More Content by Robert Salmon