Mike Hitmar
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Sr Product Marketing Manager

Mike Hitmar is a product marketing manager for SAS’ vertical and horizontal solutions in the manufacturing industry. He has over 20 years of manufacturing industry experience in a variety of roles from engineering to marketing; including product engineering at Ford, various industrial engineering and marketing roles at General Motors and as a product manager at OEConnection, a startup supply chain computer software provider. Mike is a veteran of the US Army, and holds a BS in Industrial and Systems Engineering from Ohio University and an MBA from The Stephen M. Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan. Mike and his wonderful wife Tricia live in North Carolina with their two talented and energetic young boys.

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Recent Posts

The intersection of the Internet of Things and manufacturing

Recently, I had the opportunity to talk with James Haight of Blue Hill Research regarding the Internet of Things and how it is and will ... Read More

From the top floor to the shop floor

Following a year that saw record levels of recalls, it’s no surprise that analysts are predicting product quality will be a top priority for manufacturers in ... Read More

It’s not just ANNY award for Ford

Perhaps the greatest legacy that Ford Motor Company’s former chief executive, Alan Mulally, left behind is a culture of analytics. Ford began using analytics in the ... Read More

Quality needs a new paradigm

After decades of trying to "manage" and "control" quality, manufacturers continue to struggle with consistently achieving quality excellence. To conquer the realities of today's marketplace ... Read More