Quartz Group, Inc.




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

SysAid Help Desk

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Quartz Group, Inc. offers monthly support agreements to help assist with all levels of Epicor® from training through customizations.  We offer 24/7 telephone, web, or on-site support.  Secure Help Desk software is included which assists with tracking and managing all of your Epicor® support needs.


Custom Solutions

Quartz Group, Inc. can develop custom solutions within the Epicor environment based upon your business needs.  Our staff is highly trained and qualified to assist with assessing what options best suite your needs.  From design to deployment, we can help make your software and reports work for you.



Quartz Group, Inc. was founded by ERP implementation experts, all working independently within the industry for many years. Each has had many years of implementing experience and experience in supporting several different products in a wide variety of industries globally.



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