Cupertino, CA -- (ReleaseWire) -- 01/22/2014 -- Ultriva, provider of cloud-based Supply Chain Collaboration and Execution solutions that promotes lean manufacturing, and pioneer of End-to-End Pull (E2E), was founded in 1999 to provide software solutions to companies that were struggling with demand volatility, unreliable suppliers and forecast based planning systems. E2E offers a better solution to balancing supply with customer demand through procurement strategies, materials, and inventory policies tied to actual demand signals. Since the inception they have deployed solutions in over 170+ plants, in 20 countries, and to over 7,500 suppliers. Ultriva’s customers have transacted over $2 billion and have saved over $400 million.
With a team of lean and supply chain experts Ultriva continues to help its customers to streamline their supply chain to drive growth and profitability. As an early pioneer in web-based architecture, Ultriva has continued to stay on the leading edge embracing the SaaS delivery model, SOA and .net 3.5.
One of the important Ultriva team members is Jeanne Angelo-Pardo. With her current role as Chief Financial Officer, Angelo-Pardo leads the financial responsibilities at Ultriva. Angelo-Pardo has over 27 years of financial experience. Prior to joining Ultriva, she was Chief Financial Officer of deCarta, Inc., a location-based services software company. At deCarta she assisted in raising over $52M in venture equity, and helped the company grow from $2.1M in revenue to over $14M. Angelo-Pardo also spent 10 years at Cadence Design Systems, Inc. and held a variety of financial management positions, most recently as Treasurer. Angelo-Pardo graduated from the University of California, Santa Barbara, with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Economics and became a Certified Public Accountant in 1983.
Ultriva’s (http://www.ultriva.com) cloud-based platform leverages and seamlessly integrates with leading ERP and MRP systems, to deliver an end to end pull based replenishment model. Ultriva, based in Cupertino, CA, implemented a global demand driven manufacturing model by providing full visibility, scheduling, and sequencing of production of customer orders. The need for a collaborative transactional portal is essential and E2E (End to End) Pull allows large multi-national manufacturers to actively collaborate with customers for actual demand and synchronize with suppliers for replenishment. E2E Pull offers a better solution to balancing supply with customer demand through procurement strategies, materials and inventory policies tied to actual demand signals. Many suppliers want to provide sufficient service levels to customers and turn supply replenishment and synchronization into a competitive advantage. The company’s global footprint is increasing rapidly with implementations in wide variety of industry sectors and enterprises such as ATK, CareFusion, Emerson, Ingersoll Rand, McKesson, Magellan, Regal Beloit, Thermo Fisher and more. Follow Ultriva on Twitter at @Ultriva.