John is a Senior Engineer with Paxar Americas, Inc. in Miamisburg Ohio. John has over 20 years of experience in the AIDC industry. Prior to joining Paxar John held positions with Mohawk Data Sciences in Herkimer, NY and Monarch Marking an operating unit of Pitney Bowes in Dayton, Ohio. AIDC background includes on-demand printing technologies, PSA label and tag converting, bar code, EAS and RFID. Johns career includes work in R&D and Engineering with paper, release liners, ink and open cell polymer formulation. John has been awarded 8 patents related to on-demand printing and label converting technologies. John holds a BS from Syracuse University. John represents Paxar on several industry standards organizations supporting the use of bar code and RFID technology for the AIDC industry. Industry organization participation includes AIM Global, REG and TSC, the GS1s GSC and EPCglobal, ANSI INCITS and the US TAG to ISO/IEC JCT1/SC31, TAPPI and the Imaging Science and Technology organizations.