The Pro's and Con's of On-Site vs. SaaS ERP

Seminar Registration

Thank you for your interest in the complimentary industry thought leadership seminar on Thursday, October 11 at 2 p.m. ET at the JW Marriott Grand Rapids, Mich. The presentation will start at 2 p.m. followed by cocktails and appetizers, hosted by Plex Systems and Plante Moran.

Hear about challenges and opportunities in moving from on-site to Cloud ERP, along with a real-life case study presented by Mike Gerber of Fluid Routing Solutions.

Seating is limited. We look forward to hosting you for this exclusive afternoon of industry insight and thought leadership.

Please submit form below, or contact Amy Horgan at 248-391-7190 or


Seminar Overview

What is the event about?

Learn: Understand the Pros and Cons of On-Site vs. Cloud ERP.

Who should attend?

Keynotes: Jim Shepherd, Vice President of Strategy for Plex Systems, Doug Hockenbrocht, Partner, Plante Moran, Mike Gerber, Director of Information Technology, Fluid Routing Solutions

When and Where will the event take place?

When: Thursday, October 11, 2012

Time: 2 p.m – 6 p.m.

Where: JW Marriott Grand Rapids, 235 Louis Campau St. NW, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49503
*Parking is complimentary for seminar participants*

Hosted By

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Plante Moran





Meet the Speakers:

Jim Shepherd, VP of Strategy, Plex Systems
Jim Shepherd brings 40 years of leadership in manufacturing and technology. Among his many accomplishments, Shepherd was named the first AMR research fellow.

Doug Hockenbrocht, Partner, Plante Moran
Doug Hockenbrocht is a partner with the technology consulting practice of Plante Moran. He focuses on improving the operations of manufacturers through ERP evaluation, selection and implementation, ERP assessment, project management, best practices in business processes and information technology.

Mike Gerber, Fluid Routing Solutions
As the Director of Information Technology, Mike Gerber is responsible for the IT strategy, plans, budget and governance for Fluid Routing Solutions, a tier one automotive supply company. He has directed two implementations of Plex Online Cloud ERP, including a six-month intensive implementation at four facilities.

Please direct all questions to Amy Horgan at:
248-391-7190  or

Hosted by Plex Systems and Plante Moran.