"Business Technology Consulting specializes in helping technology companies with business issues or businesses with technology issues."
David E. Bokash, Principal
David Bokash has more than 25 years management consulting, marketing, business strategy, Supply Chain Management (SCM), Information Technology (IT), engineering and project management experience. Over the past nine years he has served as a consultant advising startups and established companies on product marketing, Internet commerce, business strategy, IT project management and SCM.
Since May 2008, David Bokash has been a Business Advisor with the Alameda County Small Business Development Center (SBDC). In this role, he has provided counseling to small businesses in E-Commerce, information technology, software product management & marketing, Supply Chain Management, project management, Website design & development, Internet marketing and search engine optimization. David has helped SBDC clients achieve $4.7 Million of Economic Impact: $1.1M Investments, $1.8M New Sales, $1.8M Loans and 31 New Jobs.
In 2001, Mr. Bokash came to the San Francisco Bay area to work as a product manager at SAP Labs where he helped incorporate electronic commerce and SCM functionality into their applications. Prior to SAP, David held positions at Federal Express in field (operations) engineering and third-party logistics. As an IT project manager for Fed Ex Logistics and Electronic Commerce, he supervised several client implementations in both North America and Europe. As a field engineer for Fed Ex Express Domestic Ground Operations (DGO), he led several initiatives to improve productivity and service, and advised station management on operations strategy and tactics.
After business school, he was a consultant in the Strategic Consulting Group of Price Waterhouse, working with clients on strategic uses of IT and SCM. Prior to business school, he spent four years as a systems engineer, working on several commercial and government spacecraft programs.
Mr. Bokash holds a BS and MS in Engineering from Purdue University, where he was a Hughes Graduate Fellow. He also received an MBA from Harvard University's Graduate School of Business Administration, and holds an honors certificate in Program and Project Management from the University of California. During his graduate studies at Purdue, David was selected by the governor of Indiana to serve a two-year term on Purdue University's Board of Trustees.