Norman Katz is a supply chain authority, business operations specialist, software expert, data analyst, project leader, and executive advisor. Norman focuses on bridging internal controls, operations best practices, and software functionality to enable better business execution. His software expertise include Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems, Electronic Data Interchange (EDI), and Automatic Identification (e.g. bar code labeling and scanning applications). Norman has provided 45 insightful presentations to national and international audiences. Norman has written over 20 newspaper and trade journal articles. He is the author of two exclusive worldwide distributed supply chain books: "Detecting and Reducing Supply Chain Fraud" (August 2012) and "Successful Supply Chain Vendor Compliance" (December 2015).