For more than 40 years, Rick Ludolph has enjoyed a distinguished career as a management consultant, technology executive, and operations manager. Prior to founding Productive Solutions, Mr. Ludolph served in a variety of executive management, marketing and sales management, and manufacturing and operations management positions.
During the first twelve years of his career, he held industrial engineering, factory management, and operations management positions with several sewn-products manufacturers and brands including Manhattan Shirt, Bobbie Brooks, and Catalina. He transitioned into technology sales and marketing, serving in field sales, product management, and regional management positions for Eton Systems, Gerber Technology, and Lectra over a period of seven years. During the next eleven years, he served in senior management positions as Vice President of Marketing at Lectra, President of Assyst-Bullmer Inc., and Executive Vice President of Justwin Technologies Inc.
A respected industry analyst and marketer, Rick is active in industry and professional organizations and holds a bachelor's degree in marketing management.