Ralph Ratta

Ralph has over 30 years of experience in manufacturing and manufacturing software consulting. As a Senior Consultant, he focuses on business process mapping, user education & training, and continuous improvement projects. His greatest strength is identifying opportunities and creating business cases where clients could greatly benefit from implementing additional modules/applications. Ralph has the keen ability to work with users to determine processing requirements in order to meet business goals and objectives.
Implementation Experience
Ralph has successfully implemented software systems with a variety of manufacturing companies including some of these types:
•Aerospace / Aircraft – Airframe, Hardware, Avionics, Landing Gear
•Food Manufacturers
•Medical Device Manufacturers
•Contract Manufacturers
•Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM)
•Custom Fabricators – Sheet Metal, Plastics


Software Experience
Ralph has successfully implemented several software systems at mid-size manufacturing & distribution companies including: Epicor 9, Vantage 8, and Manage 2000.


Work History
Epicor Software Corporation – Senior Consultant, 2003 – 2010
ROI Systems, Inc. – Senior Consultant, 1987 – 2003
Imagine Corporation – 1984 – 1987
General Dynamics – Business Process Engineer, 1979 – 1983
Sony Corporation – Industrial Engineer / Process Developer, 1975 – 1978


Graduated from University of Vermont, B.S. Computers Systems and Industrial Engineering – 1966
Graduated from San Diego State, Master’s Degree, Computer Science – 1984
APICS Certification – 1984