Instructor Biography

Mark Bolotte, CPIM, CSSBB, CPM,

Chief Operations Officer - Strategic Consultant to Top Management

Mark Bolotte has more than 25 years of leadership experience building global brands and guiding top-tier companies. An accomplished corporate sourcing specialist and process designer, his vision and expertise in business performance have driven notable enterprise growth in the telecommunications and wireless sectors. Offering a rare blend of creative and operational strengths, Mark has achieved exciting company and product turnarounds and is recognized for his success in the development of new sources of supply and the redesign of several domestic and international repair centers.

Mark’s work experience includes: VP of Training and Development for Greenstream International; VP of Operations for Quality One Wireless, VP of Global Sourcing of Ace Wireless Corporation, as Senior Manager of Global Sourcing for Asurion Corporation, and as Sourcing Manager at BellSouth and Bellsouth International.

Mark received a BBA from the University of North Florida and an MBA from the University of Central Florida. Additionally he has his Master Certification in Project Management from Keller University a Master of Quality Science from Southern Poly Tech.

Mark has been awarded his professional certifications as a Six Sigma Black Belt (CSSBB) from the American Society for Quality, a Certification in Production and Inventory Control (CPIM) from APICS, and a Certification as a Procurement Manager (CPM) from the Institute for Supply Management.

Mark is an instructor in Supply Chain for the University of Phoenix, has been a speaker at APICS Chapter events, and has recently entered into the APICS Instructor Development Program (IDP) as an Associate Instructor for the CPIM Review courses.