Rodney Rusk has worked for two large global companies over the last 28 years: General Motors and Bosch. He has been at the Bosch Rexroth Division of Robert Bosch since 1998, working in a multitude of technology areas, including Controls, Tightening, Welding and Systems Solutions. Currently Rusk runs the company’s i4.0 consulting business unit, based out of Charlotte, NC. In this capacity, his organization provides expert guidance into the design and implementation of an i4.0 Roadmap for each client’s specific needs, drawing on the vast manufacturing experience and resources of Bosch as both a lead global provider and user. He holds both Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees from Central Michigan University; along with a Masters Certificate from Lawrence Technological University.