Dan Simerlink is a Practice Director and a Six Sigma Black Belt at Cincom Systems, Inc. He has more than 15 years of experience in build-to-order manufacturing. In recent years, his work has focused on advising senior sales and marketing executives at complex manufacturers on innovative selling and software support systems for both direct and indirect channels. Dan is currently a Ph.D. candidate in Knowledge Management at Walden University. He received an MBA in E-Commerce and a B.A. in Economics. Currently, Dan also serves as Adjunct Professor at Indiana Wesleyan University.