Mr. Hosford is Adexa’s Chief Operating Officer, overseeing the company’s overall global operations. Mr. Hosford, with over 25 years of Operations Research experience, has been with Adexa since 2003 where previously he served as Adexa’s VP of Solutions Technology responsible for all implementation methodology and solution architecture. Prior to joining Adexa Mr. Hosford spent 3 years at Lucent Technologies (OFS) where he was responsible for supply chain systems. Prior to that he retired from a career in the Navy during which he was an instructor at the Naval Postgraduate School specializing in Operations Research and Computer Science. Mr. Hosford holds a M.S. degree in Operations Research and completed all requirements (abd) for a PHD from the Naval Postgraduate School in California.